Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
64%
36%
student ratio
36
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
36%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Hispanic Language And Literature Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Hispanic and Latin American Languages]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Hispanic and Latin American Languages]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language and Comp Exam Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 2 Foreign Languages, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

36% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 46
    • Accepted 17
    • Acceptance Rate 36
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, sample of written work, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and personal statement, summary of related coursework
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, sample of written work, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and personal statement, summary of related coursework
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students36
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students36
    • Part-time Percentage6%
    • Full-time Percentage94%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino22%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian33%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races11%
    • Unknown or International Student31%

Location & Contact

Department of Romance Studies

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Boston University

One Silber Way
Boston, MA 02215
United States

Odile Cazenave

Chair

Phone: 617-353-6225
Fax: 617-353-6246
Email: cazenave@bu.edu

Michael Williams

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 617-353-2641
Fax: 617-353-6246
Email: mawillia@bu.edu


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