With nearly a half-billion native speakers, Spanish is the second most widely spoken language in the world. It’s the primary language of 20 countries. Get in on the conversation as a Spanish language and literature major at Fordham, where you’ll become a fluent speaker, reader, and lover of Hispanic cultures.
They draw on a long Jesuit tradition of scholarship on and respect for the world's diverse languages and cultures—and virtually all of them are in New York City. From cultural events to people on the streets, New York City is your classroom for learning French.
You will learn
You’ll learn more than Spanish Literature and Language here at Fordham University. You’ll also study philosophy, theology, economics, mathematics, ethics, science, and the performing arts through Fordham’s common core curriculum, the centerpiece of our liberal arts education.
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Programme StructureCourses included:
- Spoken Spanish
- Spanish Language and Literature
- The Spanish and New York City
- Gold, God and Glory
- Spain at War
- Modern Hispanic Literature
- Spain and Islam
- Caribbean Literature
- The Latin American Urban Chronicle
- Contemporary Peruvian Literature or
- Cervantes and Don Quijote
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesLanguage Studies Literature Linguistics View 874 other Masters in Linguistics in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Common Application with essay and $70 application fee
- Letter of Recommendation from school guidance counselor or secondary school teacher
- Transcripts, mark sheets or certificates from all secondary schools or high schools attended (Fordham requires transcripts for the last four years of pre-university education)
- SAT or ACT Results (SAT code: 2259; ACT code: 2748) Fordham has an SAT/ACT test flexible option for some overseas applicants. Applicants must (1) complete secondary education outside of the USA, and (2) receive one of these credentials:
- International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma
- Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) Diploma
- French Baccalaureate
- German Abitur
- Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)
- Italian Diploma di Esame di Stato (Maturita)
- Mexican Bachillerato
- Singapore Cambridge GCE A levels
- South African National Senior Certificate
- Spanish Bachillerato
- UK GCE Advanced Levels (3+ required)
International52980 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 52980 USD per year during 48 months.
National52980 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 52980 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Manhattan
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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