Department of Linguistics Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences University of Pittsburgh

Department of Linguistics Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
28
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 15
fall application deadline
25%
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 1
    • Doctoral Degrees 0
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 0
    • * 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

25% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 82
    • Accepted 21
    • Acceptance Rate 25
    • Enrolled 7
  • 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 DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MA in linguistics
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsDecember 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students28
    • Part-time Percentage29%
    • Full-time Percentage71%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian76%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian14%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty7
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage29%
    • Male Percentage71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSecond language acquisition, phonetics, intonation, sociolinguistics, language contact
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$161,750

Location & Contact

Department of Linguistics

Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
University of Pittsburgh

2816 Cathedral of Learning 4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. Shelome Gooden

Chair

Phone: 412-624-5922
Fax: 412-624-5520
Email: sgooden@pitt.edu

Mrs. Connie Markiw

Graduate Student Services Adminstrator

Phone: 412-624-6568
Fax: 412-624-6338
Email: cam177@pitt.edu


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