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Master of Arts in Spanish

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Spanish from New Mexico State University is available for language professionals who want to learn more of the Spanish language. There are two main areas of interest: Linguistics or Literature.


  • Admission requirements include the BA in Spanish or related area
  • An undergraduate upper division Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 or above and at least 12 semester hours of upper division undergraduate courses in Spanish with a GPA of at least 3.0 are required
  • A current resume
  • Three recent letters of recommendation
  • A writing sample in Spanish of at least six pages in length
  • A language evaluation form to be completed by a university professor
  • An introductory letter

Accreditation & Licensing

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