Carbondale, IL
location
Public
type
Rural
setting
49%
51%
student ratio
53
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Teaching English To Speakers Of Other Languages Master of Arts (MA) [English as a Second Language ]
    • Linguistics Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 46
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees 1 Foreign Language
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 48
    • Accepted 31
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • 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 Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Female Percentage49%
    • Male Percentage51%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students53
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Full-time Percentage79%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian25%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student70%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty8
    • Full-time Percentage88%
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTheory and methods, second language acquisition, pidgin and Creole languages, cognitive grammar
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Linguistics

College of Liberal Arts
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

3232 Faner Hall
Carbondale, IL 62901
United States

Vicki Carstens

Chair

Phone: 618-453-3418
Email: carstensv@siu.edu

Diane Korando

Departmental Secretary

Phone: 618-536-3385
Fax: 618-453-6527
Email: ling@siu.edu


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