New Mexico State University

The Graduate School



Box 30001, MSC 4500

Las Cruces, NM 88003

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Languages and Linguistics offers a Master of Arts in Spanish. The student must satisfy the general requirements of the Graduate School. The department requires a minimum of 36 credits in Spanish of which at least 18 must be earned at the 500 level and the remainder above 450. A thesis is optional. The student who is authorized to write one may count a maximum of 6 credits of thesis work toward the degree. The department requires that the student fulfill a second language requirement during the normal four-semester course of study. Please consult with the graduate adviser regarding this matter. Finally, the student must successfully complete a final departmental examination that is partially written and partially oral.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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