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Overview

Rutgers University–New Brunswick / Department of Linguistics is located in Piscataway, NJ, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
2 qualifying papers

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

57
Applied
16
Accepted
6
Enrolled
28%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 letters of recommendation, writing sample
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Faculty

17
Total faculty
Full-time (13)
Part-time (4)
Male (11)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Theoretical linguistics, syntax, semantics, phonology, computational linguistics, phoenetics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
262,360

Location & Contact

Address 65 Davidson Road
Room 202
Piscataway, NJ  08854-8097
United States
Contact Prof. Roger Schwarzschild
Phone: 732-445-4636