College Park, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
31
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
37%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Spanish Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis optional and scholarly paper
    • Doctoral Degrees 2 Foreign Languages and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

37% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 32
    • Accepted 12
    • Acceptance Rate 37
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline June 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, interview, sample research paper, and minimum of 12 credits in upper-level literature, 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, interview, and sample research paper, minimum of 12 credits in upper-level literature
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students31
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students31
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino13%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian29%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races16%
    • Unknown or International Student39%

Location & Contact

Spanish Language and Literatures Program

College of Arts and Humanities
University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD 20742
United States

Juan Carlos Quintero-Herencia

Chair

Phone: 301-405-6450
Fax: 301-314-9928
Email: jcquinte@umd.edu

Dr. Charles Caramello

Dean of Graduate School

Phone: 301-405-0358
Fax: 301-314-9305
Email: ccaramel@umd.edu


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