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The University of Arizona

Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Tucson, AZ

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Overview

The University of Arizona / Department of Spanish and Portuguese is located in Tucson, AZ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Spanish
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Spanish

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th No
Spring deadline August 1st August 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.3, writing sample, 3 letters of recommendation, audio sample
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.4, 3 letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, writing sample, audio sample

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Research

Focus of faculty research: Spanish and Latin American literature and linguistics, literary theory
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1423 East University Boulevard, Room 545
Tucson, AZ  85721
United States
Contact Dr. Malcolm A. Compitello
Head
Email: compitel@email.arizona.edu
Phone: 520-621-7347