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The University of Kansas

Department of Spanish and Portuguese

Lawrence, KS

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Overview

The University of Kansas / Department of Spanish and Portuguese is located in Lawrence, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 6
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

18
Applied
11
Accepted
7
Enrolled
61%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
85
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline May 15th December 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 15th May 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, writing sample, personal statement (500-750 words), official transcripts
Doctoral Degree Requirements Curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, writing sample, personal statement (500-750 words), official transcripts

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

28
Total Graduate Students
42%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.71%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 35%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 10.71%

Gender

Male (39%)
Female (60%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Spanish and Latin American cultural studies, Spanish literature, Latin American literature, Hispanic linguistics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 2650 Wescoe Hall
1445 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS  66045
United States
Contact Dr. Santa Arias
Chair
Email: sarias@ku.edu
Phone: 785-864-3851

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