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University of Delaware

Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science

Newark, DE

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Overview

University of Delaware / Department of Linguistics and Cognitive Science is located in Newark, DE, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Linguistics
Master of Arts (MA) Linguistics and cognitive science

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Publishable research papers

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

47
Applied
16
Accepted
3
Enrolled
34%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st July 1st No
Spring deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Writing sample

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

30
Total Graduate Students
50%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0%
Black or African American 0%
White or Caucasian 43%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 6.67%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (40%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

9
Total faculty
Full-time - 8
Part-time - 1
Male (4)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: East Asian, Austronesian and Romance languages, phonology, phonetics, syntax, cognitive science, semantics, psycholinguistics, language acquisition, endangered languages
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
174,726

Location & Contact

Address 210 South College Avenue
Newark, DE  19716
United States
Contact Dr. Frederick R. Adams
Phone: 302-831-2000

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