Department of Linguistics and English Language College of Humanities Brigham Young University

Department of Linguistics and English Language College of Humanities Brigham Young University

Provo, UT
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
61
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
76%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Linguistics Master of Arts (MA)
    • Teaching English As A Second Language Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

76% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 30
    • Accepted 23
    • Acceptance Rate 76
    • Enrolled 21
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Spring deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0 in last 60 hours of course work
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 580 paper based, TOEFL iBT, TWE required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, student instructorships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students61
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students61
    • Part-time Percentage46%
    • Full-time Percentage54%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian84%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown-1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty23
    • Full-time Percentage96%
    • Part-time Percentage4%
    • Female Percentage22%
    • Male Percentage78%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTeaching English to speakers of other languages, second language acquisition, computational linguistics, semiotics and semantics, computer-assisted language instruction, forensic linguistics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$27,000

Location & Contact

Department of Linguistics and English Language

College of Humanities
Brigham Young University

4064 JFSB
Provo, UT 84602
United States

Dr. Diane Strong-Krause

Chair

Phone: 801-422-3970
Fax: 801-422-3970
Email: diane_strong-krause@byu.edu

Ms. LoriAnne Spear

Secretary

Phone: 801-422-9010
Fax: 801-422-9010
Email: lorianne_spear@byu.edu


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