40
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

San Diego State University / Department of Linguistics and Oriental Languages is located in San Diego, CA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA) General linguistics
Master of Arts (MA) English as a second language/applied linguistics
Master of Arts (MA) Computational linguistics
Certificate in Applied Linguistics (CAL) Applied linguistics and English as a second language

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 16

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

39
Applied
21
Accepted
14
Enrolled
54%

Applying

55
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline May 1st May 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements 2 letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA

Student Body

40
Total Graduate Students
57%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
42%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.5%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 42%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 7.5%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 17.5%

Gender

Male (27%)
Female (72%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cross-cultural linguistic studies of semantics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
256,582

Location & Contact

Address 5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA  92182
United States
Contact Jeffrey Kaplan
Phone: 619-594-5200