Program in Linguistics College of Arts and Sciences University of New Mexico

Program in Linguistics College of Arts and Sciences University of New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
58%
42%
student ratio
65
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
34%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Linguistics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 8
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 58
    • Accepted 20
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation, letter of intent
    • Doctoral's DegreesMA in linguistics or equivalent, paper of publishable quality, and 3 letters of recommendation, letter of intent
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students65
    • Female Percentage58%
    • Male Percentage42%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students65
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Full-time Percentage66%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native7%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races4%
    • Unknown9%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage89%
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Female Percentage78%
    • Male Percentage22%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCognitive-functional linguistics, signed language linguistics, Native American languages of the Southwest, language acquisition, language in interaction (discourse, prosody)
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$233,433

Location & Contact

Program in Linguistics

College of Arts and Sciences
University of New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM 87131-2039
United States

Dr. Caroline Smith

Chair

Phone: 505-277-6353
Fax: 505-277-6355
Email: caroline@unm.edu

Ms. Jessica Slocum

Administrative Assistant III

Phone: 505-277-6353
Fax: 505-277-6355
Email: jslocum@unm.edu


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