Boston, MA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
155
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
65%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Applied Linguistics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 48
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

65% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 89
    • Accepted 58
    • Acceptance Rate 65
    • Enrolled 32
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 2.75
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students155
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students155
    • Part-time Percentage90%
    • Full-time Percentage10%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty13
    • Full-time Percentage69%
    • Part-time Percentage31%
    • Female Percentage69%
    • Male Percentage31%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchMulticultural theory and curriculum development, foreign language pedagogy, language and culture, applied psycholinguistics, bilingual education
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Applied Linguistics

College of Liberal Arts
University of Massachusetts Boston

100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125-3393
United States

Dr. Donaldo Macedo

Director

Phone: 617-287-5760
Email: donalde.macedo@umb.edu

Graduate Admissions Coordinator

Phone: 617-287-6400
Fax: 617-287-6236
Email: bos.gadm@dpc.umassp.edu


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