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The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

Department of Writing and Language Studies

Edinburg, TX

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Overview

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley / Department of Writing and Language Studies is located in Edinburg, TX, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) English as a second language

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Alternate accepted

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2
Applied
2
Accepted
2
Enrolled
100%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
100
Application Fee - International

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards June 1

Student Body

10
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 80%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 10%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 10%

Gender

Male (30%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

17
Total faculty
Full-time - 17
Part-time - 0
Male (8)
Female (9)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Latin American literature, women's literature, Caribbean literature, Latina/o studies, sociolinguistics, applied linguistics, creative writing
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1201 West University Drive
Edinburg, TX  78539
United States
Contact Colin Charlton
Chair
Email: colin.charlton@utrgv.edu
Phone: 956-665-3442

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