About the Program
The MA in Spanish is a fully online, 30 credit program of study that provides high school teachers of Spanish and other individuals seeking to reach an advanced level of proficiency the opportunity to attain the qualifications and language skill level required to participate effectively in a variety of educational and professional settings. Students are encouraged to personalize their program of study by including nine credits of elective coursework in Spanish, Spanish for the Professions, or in another approved area of study. Students may begin their studies year-round, applying for the Fall, Spring, or Summer semester.
Required Courses: 15 required credits take 15 credits, take at least 5 courses15 creditsTake 15 credits from the following:SPAN5500 - Spanish Advanced Grammar3 creditsSPAN5501 - Graduate Discourse3 creditsSPAN5541 - Surv of Peninsular Lit and Civ3 creditsSPAN5542 - Survey of Lat Am Lit and Civ3 creditsSPAN5545 - Critical Theory3 creditsSPAN6690 - Spanish Graduate Seminar3 credits
Elective Credits take the following courses, take 15 credits15 creditsStudents choose 15 elective credits with a minimum of twelve credits at the 66XX level in Spanish or in another, approved area of study.GLBL6600 - Global Hispanic Issues3 creditsLANG5537 - Teaching of Foreign Languages2 - 3 creditsSPAN5541 - Surv of Peninsular Lit and Civ3 creditsSPAN5542 - Survey of Lat Am Lit and Civ3 creditsSPAN6600 - Topics in Spanish Language3 creditsSPAN6675 - Topics in Culture and Lit3 creditsSPAN6676 - Culture and Literatures II3 creditsSPAN6690 - Spanish Graduate Seminar3 creditsSPAN6695 - Research and Critical Analysis3 - 6 credits
* Please note that you must meet with an advisor each semester in order to verify degree completion time as well as online course offerings for the program requirements.