Columbia University

Spanish and Portuguese - Master

Address:

630 West 169th Street

New York City, NY 10027

United States

Phone:

212-305-4808

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Spanish and Portuguese - Master

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Residence: Two Residence Units (two semesters of full-time registration). The degree is expected to be completed in two continuous semesters.

Languages: Reading knowledge of one foreign language that is pertinent to the student's program (typically Latin, French, Italian, or Portuguese) demonstrated by testing in the relevant department.

Courses: Eight courses are required (24 points). Students are expected to take a variety of courses that expose them to all periods of Hispanic culture. No R-credit courses or courses of independent study are accepted for this degree.

Master's Evaluation: At the end of the student's first year the faculty evaluates all aspects of a student's academic performance during the year. If the student's performance is judged to be satisfactory he or she is recommended for receipt of the Master's degree en route.

Accreditation:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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