M.A. On Campus


The City University of New York

12 months
855 USD/credit 25650 USD/year
855 USD/credit 25650 USD/year
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The Linguistics Program at the Graduate Center at The City University of New York draws on the resources of New York City and of its great public university to help students develop expertise in the one of world's most exciting fields.


Our Ph.D. and M.A. Linguistics programs at The City University of New York ready students for opportunities in academia, private industry, public service, and more.

We offer coursework, laboratory experience, and research supervision in theoretical, experimental, descriptive, and applied linguistics. Our students master the discipline of linguistics in its broadest sense, acquire knowledge of a specialized area, and carry out independent research.


Students may choose to enter our programs with possible specializations in:

  • Computational Linguistics
  • Endangered Languages
  • Language Acquisition
  • Phonology
  • Semantics
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Syntax

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • MA Supervised Research / Independent Study
  • Phonology I + practicum or
  • Semantics I + practicum or
  • Syntax I + practicum
  • Language Technology
  • Corpus Analysis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

November 15  - MA in Computational Linguistics


30 alternative credits

32 - Computational Linguistics


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants complete online Application for Admission and provide required supplemental materials including transcripts, letters of recommendation, statement of interest, writing sample, *standardized test scores, etc.  Applications and supplemental materials are collected and processed by the Office of Admissions and then reviewed by the Linguistics Program's Admissions and Awards Committee.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • Local students: $5,545 / semester
  • Part-time: $470 per credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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