Master of Arts in Foreign Languages, Cultures & Literature
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Foreign Languages, Cultures & Literature is a foreign language degree from Virginia Tech.  This program is designed to meet the need of those seeking academic and other professional careers that require both intercultural competency and language skills in Spanish and/or French.  With this degree in foreign language you will complete a curriculum that utilizes an interdisciplinary approach to learning.  Students will take courses in areas including literature, cultural studies, cinema, visual culture, translation, linguistics, and business. 

This program offers three options:

  • French and Francophone Studies
  • Hispanic Studies
  • Multilingual Studies


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample
  • Letter of interest and CV
  • Proof of English language proficiency

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges