Admission Processs and Procedures

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To be considered for admission to the MA in Hispanic Applied Linguistics, candidates must have completed a minimum of four (4) courses at the advanced undergraduate level in either Spanish or Latin American/US Latina/o literature, Hispanic applied linguistics, or a combination.

Prospective students should submit the following:

  • Writing sample in Spanish produced in an undergraduate literature/linguistics course.
  • Statement of purpose.
  • Three letters of recommendation from professors/professionals in related fields.
  • Official transcripts.

Shortlisted candidates may be interviewed by the Graduate Director in person or by phone.

For further information about admissions to the Graduate School, please consult: http://www.gradschool.umd.edu/welcome/welcome.html