Minneapolis, MN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
67%
33%
student ratio
48
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 5
fall application deadline
25%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Hispanic And Lusophone Literatures, Cultures And Linguistics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Hispanic and Latin American Languages]
    • Hispanic Linguistics Master of Arts (MA) [Spanish ]
    • Lusophone Literature Master of Arts (MA)
    • Hispanic Literature Master of Arts (MA) [Hispanic and Latin American Languages]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 2 Foreign Languages, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees 2 Foreign Languages, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

25% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 44
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 25
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 5th January 5th 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, samples of written work, 3 letters of recommendation, and voice sample, statement of purpose
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, samples of written work, 3 letters of recommendation, and voice sample, statement of purpose
    • 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 5
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students48
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino31%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time Percentage80%
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSociohistorical approaches to literature and culture, feminist studies, literary theory, ideologies and literature, pragmatics and sociolinguistics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Spanish and Portuguese Studies

College of Liberal Arts
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

100 Church Street, SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0213
United States

Ana Paula Ferreira

Department Chair

Phone: 612-625-3834
Fax: 612-625-3549
Email: apferrei@umn.edu

Nan Nelson

Student Services Graduate Program Assistant

Phone: 612-626-7809
Fax: 612-625-3549
Email: nelso789@.umn.edu

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