Application Instructions by panniuniu



Applicants should complete and submit          b) Your experience with Hispanic cultures
their applications on time and in              and literatures and c) Their relationship to
accordance with the following admissions       your future plans
guidelines. (Please see below for the
                                               Two   letters of recommendations (at
application deadline dates). This procedure
                                               least one should be from a university
lessens the chance of late or misplaced
supporting documents and gives applicants
more control over the entire process.           Brief   curriculum vitae (1-2 pages)
Application Checklist                          Academic     writing sample in Spanish (8-
                                               10 pages)
Package for the Graduate School:

Applicants   are required to fill the        Send package for the Spanish Division of
application form at Texas Tech Graduate        CMLL to:
                                               Liz Hildebrand, Spanish Graduate
Package for the Spanish Division of CMLL:      Admissions
                                               Texas Tech University
Completed Spanish     Graduate Program       Box 42071
application                                    Lubbock, TX 79409-2071, USA
                                               Fax: 806.742.3306
Completed teaching application form          E-mail:

Unofficial   TOEFL/IELTS scores or GRE       * International students do not submit GRE
scores*                                        scores. The requirement is the completion
                                               of one of the Texas Tech University-
Unofficial  copies of transcripts from all   approved English exams with a score of:
previously-attended universities               50 on a TOEFL paper exam
                                               213 on a TOEFL computer exam
Statement of Purpose    (300-500 words in    79 on a TOEFL internet exam
Spanish): State the reasons why you are        6.5 on the IELTS
applying to this program, including a) your
                                               If the student has a degree from a U.S.
experience with the Spanish language
                                               university, the TOEFL and/or IELTS may be
Application Deadlines

ROUND 1                        SEP 15, 2011 – JAN 15, 2012
ROUND 2                        JAN 16, 2012 – MAR 15, 2012
ROUND 3                        MAR 16, 2012 – MAY 15, 2012

NOTE: Students who wish to be considered for teaching assistantships and scholarships
should send in their applications by Jan 15, 2012

NOTE: Please note that all students have to prepare two different application packages: the
first one should be sent to the Graduate School, the second one to the Spanish Department.

For more information regarding admissions contact:

Liz Hildebrand, Spanish Graduate Admissions
Texas Tech University
Box 42071
Lubbock, TX 79409-2071, USA
Fax: 806.742.3306

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