Information for Applicants

Learn about our admission requirements and application deadlines, and find information about starting as a non-degree-seeking student 

Master of Arts Degree

Appalachian State University offers Master’s Degrees in Romance Languages with specializations in French or Spanish Teaching. Within each language, candidates can specialize to focus on K-12 or College Teaching. The teaching Masters is a non-thesis degree and involves 36 graduate hours (12 courses). Students may begin the degree in any semester--summer, spring or fall. 

Meet Our Students

Richardson, Mattea

Mattea Richardson

Romance Languages - Spanish, K-12 Teaching Concentration

Research & professional interests:
Second language acquisition, bilingual education, narratives of migration, Spanish linguistics, dialectal variance, and teaching heritage learners.

Current position:
Graduate Assistant (focus on Spanish conversation sections)

Summer Graduate Course Offerings

The department offers Summer courses for our current graduate students. These courses are also open to K-12 inservice teachers needing CE credits and qualifying undergraduates with senior standing.

Current Students

Information for enrolled students on advising, programs of study, admission to candidacy, application for graduation, and comprehensive examinations