New York University

Graduate School of Arts and Science



70 Washington Square South

New York City, NY 10012

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.-Linguistics, M.A., M.Phil.-Linguistics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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. The department has strong ties to the Departments of Anthropology, Philosophy, and Psychology. The bonds to these disciplines reflect the department's commitment to a broad-based and comprehensive approach to the study of language.


New York University is a member of the Association of American Universities and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

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