Department of Germanic, Slavic, and Semitic Studies College of Letters and Sciences University of California, Santa Barbara

Department of Germanic, Slavic, and Semitic Studies College of Letters and Sciences University of California, Santa Barbara

Degrees & Awards

Programs Offered:
Offers Germanic Languages And Literature (MA, Phd).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, 2 Foreign Languages, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis; For Doctorate, 3 Foreign Languages, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S And Doctorate, GRE. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL (Minimum Score 550 Paper-Based; 213 Computer-Based; 80 Ibt), IELTS (Minimum Score 7), TOEFL Or IELTS.
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 12/31 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 5/1 For International Students; For Winter Admission, 11/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 11/1 For International Students; For Spring Admission, 2/1 Priority Date For Domestic Students, 2/1 For International Students. Applications Are Processed On A Rolling Basis.
Application Fee:
$70 ($90 For International Students)
Student Statistics:
Average Age 31. 6 Applicants, 50% Accepted, 1 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
2 Full-Time (0 Women).


7 Full-Time (4 Women).

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
In 2009&Ndash;10, 2 Students Received Support, Including 2 Fellowships With Full And Partial Tuition Reimbursements Available (Averaging $10,100 Per Year), 1 Teaching Assistantship With Partial Tuition Reimbursement Available (Averaging $11,600 Per Year); Federal Work-Study, Institutionally Sponsored Loans, Scholarships/Grants, Health Care Benefits, And Tuition Waivers (Full And Partial) Also Available. Financial Award Application Deadline: 12/31; Financial Award Applicants Required To Submit FAFSA.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Prof. Elisabeth Weber
6206 Phelps Hall
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-4130
Phone: 805-893-3527
Fax: 805-893-2374

Contact Info
Sierra Gray
Graduate Program Assistant
6206 Phelps Hall
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-4130
Phone: 805-893-2131
Fax: 805-893-2374

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