Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian, and African Languages College of Arts and Letters Michigan State University

Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian, and African Languages College of Arts and Letters Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
98
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
38%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • German Studies Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Linguistics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Teaching English To Speakers Of Other Languages Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 24
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

38% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 149
    • Accepted 57
    • Acceptance Rate 38
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.2 in last 2 undergraduate years, 2 years of college-level foreign language, and 3 letters of recommendation, portfolio (German studies)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum graduate GPA of 3.5, 3 letters of recommendation, and master's degree or sufficient graduate course work in linguistics or language of study, master's thesis or major research paper
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • Tuition *
    • Student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students98
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students98
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Full-time Percentage80%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian83%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native6%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty30
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage53%
    • Male Percentage47%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNot Reported
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$351,012

Location & Contact

Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian, and African Languages

College of Arts and Letters
Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI 48824
United States

Dr. David Prestel

Chairperson

Phone: 517-353-0740
Fax: 517-432-2736
Email: prestel@msu.edu

Ms. Julie Delgado

Graduate Studies Secretary

Phone: 517-353-0740
Fax: 517-432-2736
Email: delgadof@msu.edu


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