Admission Guidelines


Spanish MA Admission Information

Program Coordinator:
Dr. Dustin Knepp

Program Advisor(s) or Contact(s) for applicants to submit inquiries:
Dr. Dustin Knepp ( or Milissa Ackerley (

Application Deadline(s):
For Fall Admission: April 1
For Spring Admission: November 1

Timeframe in which decisions will be made:
For Fall Admission: May 15
For Spring Admission: December 15

Program Admission Requirements*:

  • Graduate Application, including a one-page statement of purpose (in Spanish) describing objectives of proposed study.
  • Spanish BA or equivalent language proficiency with sufficient leveling courses as determined by Graduate Coordinator.
  • Undergraduate Academic Transcripts with 2.5 GPA.
  • Letter of Recommendation from an academic/professional reference (preferably a professor who can speak to the student’s abilities).


Visit the MLL website for further information about the program:

*Note that students must also apply for general graduate admission to the university before admission to the program.