United States Campus PhDs & Doctorates in Linguistics
With a linguistics doctorate, students can choose an area of specialization, whether it's a particular language or culture or a type of linguistics. Programs vary in their approaches and offerings, so look around to find the right one for you.
- Muncie, INMuncie, IN
Ball State University
If you could choose the ideal college -- one that provided you powerful resources (world class faculty, facilities, technology, and academics) for personal learning (small classes, with extensive faculty interaction and contact) -- you would choose B...
- Nottingham, United KingdomNottingham, United Kingdom
Nottingham Trent University
- Flagstaff, AZFlagstaff, AZ
Northern Arizona University
The Ph.D. program in Applied Linguistics at Northern Arizona University is designed to prepare researchers and teacher trainers.
- Newcastle Upon Tyne, United KingdomNewcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
MA in English Language and Linguistics MA in Linguistics and Language Acquisition (with Modern Languages) MA in the Linguistics of European Languages (with Modern Languages) These three MA degrees provide a solid basis in the fundamentals of lingui...
- Ottawa, ONOttawa, ON
University of Ottawa
- Munich, GermanyMunich, Germany
- Houston, TXHouston, TX
The basic orientation of the Linguistics Department at Rice is towards viewing language in its cognitive, social and physical context.
- Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia, PA
University of Pennsylvania
A pioneer in the field since its founding in 1976, the Educational Linguistics Ph.D. specialization, housed within the...
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
The program in Applied Linguistics prepares students to deal with the planning, implementation, and evaluation of language instruction in a variety of educational settings.
- London, United KingdomLondon, United Kingdom
The Master of Research in Sociolinguistics is designed for people who wish to pursue graduate studies with a measure of independence or with specific interest in an area of research investigation. This programme is different from the traditional taug...
- Lancaster, United KingdomLancaster, United Kingdom
- Cambridge, MACambridge, MA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
The graduate program in linguistics was founded in 1961, and produced its first Ph.D. in 1965.
- Berlin, GermanyBerlin, Germany
Humboldt University Berlin
- La Jolla, CALa Jolla, CA
University of California - San Diego
- Providence, RIProvidence, RI
CLPS is dedicated to multidisciplinary study of mind, brain, behavior and language. We offer 3 Ph.D. programs.
- Winnipeg, MBWinnipeg, MB
University of Manitoba
The research programs of most of our graduate students, past and present, involve original fieldwork with either the local indigenous languages or in such diverse places as China, Korea, Iran, and the South Pacific. Courses in linguistics have been offe...
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
New York University
The main strengths of the department are in the core areas of grammar (phonology, syntax, semantics), in sociolinguistics, and in neurolinguistics. Research by faculty and graduate students seeks to combine theoretical depth and empirical richness. T...
- Santa Barbara, CASanta Barbara, CA
University of California - Santa Barbara
The graduate program of the UC Santa Barbara Department of Linguistics focuses on the discovery ofgeneral, theoretically significant explanations of why languages contain the structures they do, whythey change as they do, and in what ways linguistic str...
- Storrs Mansfield, CTStorrs Mansfield, CT
University of Connecticut
- Stony Brook, NYStony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University (S.U.N.Y.)
- Buffalo, NYBuffalo, NY
University at Buffalo
The Department of Linguistics at the University at Buffalo offers training in a broad range of sub-disciplines of linguistics. Students benefit from the faculty's research specializations in syntax, semantics, pragmatics, phonetics, phonology, as well a...
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
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- Boulder, COBoulder, CO
University of Colorado - Boulder