University of Missouri

department of romance languages & literatures French

The Department of Romance Languages and Literatures offers study toward the following degrees:

  • Master of Arts with an emphasis in French and Spanish Literatures
  • Master of Arts with an emphasis in Language Teaching (French and Spanish)
  • Ph.D. in Romance Languages, French and Spanish

MA/MALT Regulations (pdf)

French MA reading list (pdf)
Spanish MA reading list (pdf)

Ph.D. Regulations (pdf)

Instructor Handbook (pdf)



Graduate program:

Dr. Mary Jo Muratore
Director of Graduate Studies

Department of Romance Languages & Literatures
125 Arts and Science Building

Apply Online

All documents required for the departmental application for admission MUST be electronically uploaded at the Graduate School online application site. This includes letters of reference, unofficial transcripts, statement of purpose and writing sample.

This is the link to the Graduate School's website.
• To apply online, the URL is as follows:

Additional Information

Typical Graduate Fees (pdf)

Department Forms

Master of Arts

M1 Form
M3 Form


D1 Form
D2 Form
D3 Form
D4 Form

Romance Languages & Literatures
143 Arts & Science Bldg.
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211 USA
tel. 573-882-4874
fax. 573-884-8171
general inquiries: