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West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Department of Languages and Cultures

West Chester, PA

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West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Overview

West Chester University of Pennsylvania / Department of Languages and Cultures is located in West Chester, PA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Teaching Certificate) German
(Teaching Certificate) French
Master of Arts (MA) Languages and cultures Spanish
Master of Arts (MA) Languages and cultures French
Master of Arts (MA) Languages and cultures German
(Teaching Certificate) Spanish

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam ACTFL OPI and WPT
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Portfolio defended at oral exit exam, capstone project
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam ACTFL OPI and WPT
1 Foreign Language

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

8
Applied
7
Accepted
7
Enrolled
88%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline Not reported May 15th No
Spring deadline Not reported October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam ACTFL OPI and WPT

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

32
Total Graduate Students
3%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 31.25%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 65%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (15%)
Female (84%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Language structure, literature, film, culture, pedagogy, technology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address University Avenue and High Street
West Chester, PA  19383
United States
Contact Dr. Mahmoud Amer
Chair
Email: mamer@wcupa.edu
Phone: 610-430-5077
Fax: 610-436-3048

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