The University of Memphis, based in Memphis, Tennessee offers a fully funded master’s in French and Spanish. The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures offers a program leading to the Master of Arts degree in Romance Languages with a concentration in either French or Spanish. Graduate assistantships are available on a competitive basis. The current stipend is approximately $10,000 per academic year plus a tuition waiver. Graduate students who obtain a graduate assistantship are usually supported for two academic years provided their academic and teaching performance are satisfactory.