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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Department of Linguistics

Chapel Hill, NC

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Overview

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill / Department of Linguistics is located in Chapel Hill, NC, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 2
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

33
Applied
11
Accepted
6
Enrolled
33%

Applying

77
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

17
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 5.88%
White or Caucasian 64%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Faculty

4
Total faculty
Full-time - 4
Part-time - 0
Male (2)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, historical linguistics, language acquisition, Mayan linguistics
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Chapel Hill, NC  27599
United States
Contact Prof. Paul T. Roberge
Interim Chair
Email: ptr@email.unc.edu
Phone: 919-962-1192
Fax: 919-962-5859