English - Language and Linguistics, M.A. | University of New Hampshire | Manchester, United States
18 months
27810 USD/year
27810 USD/year
14170 USD/year
Tuition fee
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University of New Hampshire's M.A. in English - Language and Linguistics offers you the opportunity to explore all facets of the study of human language. 


In the English - Language and Linguistics program from University of New Hampshire you will build a background in core areas like phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics, but also have the chance to delve deeply into such areas as sociolinguistics, neurolinguistics, language contact and bilingualism, language and gender, and history of the English language. 

You can also specialize in applied linguistics and learn about theory, methods, curriculum design, and assessment in TESOL (teaching English to speakers of other languages). Psycholinguistics courses are offered through the psychology department.

Career Areas

  • Academia 
  • Curriculum development 
  • Language engineer  
  • Marketing 
  • Research 
  • Teaching English as a second/foreign language 
  • Theatre – dialect coaching

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Syntax
  • Teaching English as a Second Language: Theory and Methods
  • Curriculum, Materials and Assessment in English as a Second Language
  • Languages in Contact
  • Morphology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation: 3 required
  • Test Scores: GRE Required
  • Personal Statement/Essay Questions
  • A writing sample is required for this program. You will need to provide ten to twenty pages of a linguistics-related essay or a previously submitted piece for a literature class. Should you have more questions on this requirement please contact the department.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27810 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    27810 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27810 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    14170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14170 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Manchester

990 - 1785 USD /month
Living costs

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