Department of Modern Languages and Classics College of Arts and Sciences The University of Alabama

Department of Modern Languages and Classics College of Arts and Sciences The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
57%
43%
student ratio
49
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
July 6
fall application deadline
88%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Romance Languages Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Romance Languages ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Romance Languages ]
    • French Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [French ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [French ]
    • Spanish Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Spanish ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Spanish ]
    • French And Spanish Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [French ]
    • German Master of Arts (MA) [German ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 18
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees 1 Foreign Language, Thesis Required and preliminary exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

88% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 26
    • Accepted 23
    • Acceptance Rate 88
    • Enrolled 11
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 6th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 5th June 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, writing sample
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, writing sample
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

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 awardsJuly 14
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students49
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students49
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian47%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student33%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty30
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNon-English literature, linguistics, culture, film
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Modern Languages and Classics

College of Arts and Sciences
The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL 35487
United States

Dr. Douglas Lightfoot

Department Chair

Phone: 205-348-5059
Email: lightfoot@ua.edu

Michael Picone

Graduate Director

Phone: 205-348-8473
Email: picone@ua.edu


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