Hispanic Language & Literatures offers an undergraduate degree in Spanish, as well as a variety of minors. The graduate program in Hispanic Languages and Literature is one of the top graduate programs in Latin American literature and cultural studies in the United States. The Department's Latin American specialization has existed for more than 25 years.
The graduate program in Hispanic languages and Literature at the University of Pittsburgh offers a five-year Doctor of Philosophy with an en-route Master of Arts degree and a terminal Master of Arts degree. All graduate students specialize in Latin American literature and elect a minor field in Peninsular or Brazilian literature or cultural studies.