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Graduate Admission

The Department of Germanic Languages & Literatures offers the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees* with possible focuses in German literature, philology, linguistics, and second-language acquisition (research and teaching).

*PLEASE NOTE:  The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures has suspended matriculation for the 2018-2019 Academic Year and will not be considering applications until further notice.  If you wish to be notified when the application queue is reopened, please contact Graduate Academic Advisor, Cari Ann Kreienhop.

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