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

Hagen, Mark

Mark Hagen

MA Student in Romance Languages, Spanish College Teaching

Research & professional interests:
Linguistics, bilingualism, Spanish-English code-switching

Current position:
Assistant Director of Education Abroad

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