Master of Arts (MA)
College of Arts and Sciences
FallTerm: January 1
FallTerm: June 1
This program may accept applications after the posted deadline on a space-available basis. Refer to the program’s website for more details.
MEDIAN TIME TO DEGREE
The Department of Romance Languages offers programs of study leading to the degree of master of arts (MA) in romance languages, French, Italian, or Spanish and to the degree of doctor of philosophy (PhD) in romance languages.
The master’s degree program provides solid grounding and broad coverage in the literatures and cultures of each of the language areas. The PhD program allows students to focus on a specific literary and/or cultural field of interest.
Students follow these degree programs in an intellectually stimulating and supportive environment, characterized by close personal supervision, interdisciplinary approaches to literary and cultural studies, and professional training in both research methods and foreign-language pedagogy.
The university’s outstanding library resources in French, Italian, and Spanish support the department’s research programs and include extensive holdings of learned periodicals.
Application at a Glance
You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.
UO Application Requirements
- Official Transcripts
- English Language Proficiency Requirement for International Applicants
- Financial Verification for International Applicants
Program-Specific Application Requirements
- Letter of Intent
- Letters of Recommendation
- Statement of Purpose
- Writing Sample
- GMAT or GRE