12 months
42445 USD/year
30690 USD/year
10502 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Our graduate programs in French Linguistics at Indiana University Bloomington offer solid training in the core areas of linguistics.


Our students during the French Linguistics at Indiana University Bloomington have the possibility of developing their own research. In doing so, they can count on the help of our faculty members, as well as on the expertise of numerous linguists in various departments (e.g., Linguistics, Second Language Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Germanic Studies, Speech and Hearing, Anthropology, Psychology).

Personalized career advising

Wherever you are on your path to discovering your ideal career, we have the expertise to help.

  • The Career Development Center (CDC) is your go-to resource if you aren’t yet part of a specific Indiana University Bloomington school. Our exploration process provides you with support and guidance each step of the way—from beginning to think about your future to launching your career.
  • If you are in the exploratory stage, we also encourage you to visit career centers for schools in which you have an interest, in addition to the CDC.
  • Once you declare a major, you’ll work with the career center dedicated to your school for advising tailored to your academic discipline.
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Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Syntax
  • Semantics
  • History of the Language
  • Lexicology & Lexicography
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Phonology
  • Dialectology
  • Morphology
  • Applied Linguistics/Pedagogy
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Pidgins & Creoles

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate major in French or Italian, depending on intended focus, or its equivalent
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test:  Domestic student requirement, recommended for international students
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL):  International students only
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose in English and target language
  • Official transcripts and certified English translations
  • C.V.
  • Writing sample

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42445 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42445 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    30690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30690 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10502 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bloomington

1071 - 1733 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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