University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign

University of Illinois At Urbana - Champaign

Linguistics

Address:

Department of Bioengineering 1270 DCL, MC 278

801 South Wright Street

Urbana, IL 61802

United States

Phone:

1-217-333-3189

Fax:

1-217-244-4585

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A.;, Ph.D.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Linguistics offers graduate programs leading to the master of arts and doctor of philosophy degrees. Work toward these degrees is divided into two major areas. General linguistics includes historical linguistics, phonology, semantics, and syntax. Applied linguistics covers experimental phonetics, language acquisition, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, and stylistics. Other areas of concentration are artificial intelligence, cognitive science, and computational linguistics, as well as area linguistics (with concentration in African; Germanic;Romance; Semitic; and South, West, or East Asian linguistics, etc.).

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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