The M.A. programs serve as an excellent foundation for doctoral studies in Linguistics and other language-related fields, such as speech pathology, deaf education, audiology or the teaching of English as a second language.
CNN lists linguistics as the second most overlooked job possibility for new graduates. A degree in English as a Second Language at University of North Texas makes students competitive for jobs in:
- Codes and code-breaking
- Language education
- Law — forensic linguistics
- Speech — language pathology and audiology
Because linguistics provides students with the skills to analyze language, companies such as Microsoft, Google and Apple also are eager to hire students with linguistics degrees.
The Master of Arts degrees in Linguistics and English as a Second Language offer broad training in all core areas of the discipline and prepare you for challenging careers in a variety of industries, including:
- Natural language processing
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesLanguage Studies ESL View 10 other Masters in ESL in United States
- 300- to 500-word personal statement describing your interests, career plans and purpose for working toward an M.A.
- Curriculum vitae or résumé
- GRE scores
International31530 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 12 months.
National31530 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 31530 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State22568 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 22568 USD per year during 12 months.
Estimated expenses for international students will be provided on their immigration documents by the Division of International Affairs.
Living costs for Denton
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Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.