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Brigham Young University

B.A. On Campus
48 months
Duration
315 USD/credit
315 USD/credit
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About

Students of Portuguese of Brigham Young University will speak, listen, read, and write Portuguese at the ACTFL advanced level or higher (see the ACTFL guidelines here)

Overview

The Portuguese programme is offered at Brigham Young University.

Career:

The field of teaching has always provided good employment opportunities . In addition, opportunities for Portuguese have been found in government service (translation, U.S. State Department, CIA, FBI, Border Patrol, Peace Corps, NSA, USIA), business, social work, airlines, banking, etc. Many majors go on to professional schools (law, medicine, dentistry, business, etc.), where a liberal arts background is advised. A strong minor or a second major in the employment area is strongly encouraged.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • First-Year Portuguese
  • Intensive Portuguese Skills Development
  • Reading, Grammar, and Culture
  • Introduction to Portuguese and Brazilian Literature
  • Survey of Portuguese Literature
  • Survey of Brazilian Literature
  • Portuguese Phonetics and Pronunciation
  • Portuguese Civilization

For more information please visit the program website.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit the application by the appropriate application deadlines.
  • Please note that housing options are dependent upon what is available on any given room selection date. 
  • Students should apply for the semester or term for which they wish to attend. Requests to change beginning semesters may not be accommodated.
  • The admission criteria are the same for all entry dates. One semester or term is not easier to get into over another. 
  • Applicants intending to serve a full-time mission for the Church of Jesus Christ can view full information about deferring here.
  • Applicants will need to submit a transcript for any concurrent college credit received.
  • Any international work must be submitted through IERF or WES. See Evaluating International Work for more information. BYU will only accept official US-accredited transcripts without an evaluation. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    315 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 315 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    315 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 315 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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