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The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Department of Languages and Culture Studies

Charlotte, NC

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Overview

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte / Department of Languages and Culture Studies is located in Charlotte, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) Spanish
(Graduate Certificate) Languages and culture studies: translating

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 6
Other Advanced Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Internship
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam GRE or MAT
Internship

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

11
Applied
8
Accepted
7
Enrolled
73%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Baccalaureate degree in Spanish or related field with minimum overall GPA of 2.75; essay that addresses the applicant's motivation for enrolling in program, to include particular areas of research interests and career or professional goals; three letters of reference; oral interview
Additional Entrance Requirements Essay in English that addresses applicant's motivation for seeking enrollment in program; three letters of recommendation; portfolio of best writing samples in both English and Spanish or of translations into each language; oral interview

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

13
Total Graduate Students
53%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
46%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 38.46%
Black or African American 7.69%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (69%)

Faculty

23
Total faculty
Full-time - 23
Part-time - 0
Male (10)
Female (13)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
13,367

Location & Contact

Address 9201 University City Boulevard
Charlotte, NC  28223-0001
United States
Contact Ann Gonzalez
Chair
Email: abgonzal@uncc.edu
Phone: 704-687-8761

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