University of New Mexico

College of Arts and Sciences

Linguistics

Address:

Teacher Education, Hokona 103

1924 Las Lomas NE

Albuquerque, NM 87131

United States

Phone:

1-505-277-4112

Fax:

1-505-277-8427

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.A.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

International inquiries: c/o Office of International Admissions, Student Services Center, Room 140, UNM, Albuquerque, NM 87131

The Department's approach to linguistic theory takes a primarily cognitive-functional perspective that focuses on language structure as interacting with language use. This theoretical approach provides the foundation for addressing the Department's commitment to the application of linguistics to social concerns, including minority language maintenance and empowerment of minority communities.

Accreditation:

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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999