2023 Best Spanish Language & Literature Master's Degree Schools
88Colleges in the United States
Spanish Language & Literature is above average in terms of popularity with it being the #209 most popular master's degree program in the country. So, you have a fair amount of options to choose from when looking for a school.
College Factual looked at 88 colleges and universities when compiling its 2023 Best Spanish Language & Literature Master's Degree Schools ranking. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 605 master's degrees in Spanish language and literature during the 2020-2021 academic year.
Choosing a Great Spanish Language & Literature School for Your Master's Degree
The Spanish language master's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. Important measures of a quality Spanish language program can vary widely even among the top schools. Below we explain some of the most important factors to consider before making your choice:
Overall Quality Is a Must
A school that excels in educating for a particular major and degree level must be a great school overall as well. To make it into this list a school must rank well in our overall Best Colleges for a Master's Degree ranking. This ranking considered factors such as graduation rates, overall graduate earnings and other educational resources to identify great colleges and universities.
Other Factors We Consider
In addition to the above, you should consider some of the following factors:
Major Focus - How much a school focuses on Spanish language and literature students vs. other majors.
Major Demand - The number of Spanish language and literature students who choose to seek a master's degree at the school.
Educational Resources - The amount of money and other resources allocated to students while they are pursuing their degree. These resources include such things as number of students per instructor and education expenditures per student.
Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized Spanish language and literature related body.
Our full ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for Spanish language and literature students working on their master's degree.
Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Best Spanish Language & Literature Master's Degree Schools list, to help you choose the best school for you.
Best Schools for Master’s Students to Study Spanish Language & Literature in the United States
The following list ranks the best colleges and universities for pursuing a master's degree in Spanish language and literature. Only those schools that rank in the top 15% of all the schools we analyze get awarded with a place on this list.
The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).