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Computational Linguistics

Stony Brook University

12 months
25626 USD/year
25626 USD/year
13836 USD/year
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Computational Linguistics from Stony Brook University is designed to get students with little background in linguistics and programming to a level where they are ready to take on an internship after two semesters and enter the job market at the end of the third semester. 


Computational Linguistics from Stony Brook University will allow you to take on a variety of positions in the  IT sector. You will be able to evaluate existing solutions with respect to their linguistic adequacy as well as design and implement new solutions in a rapid prototyping environment. You may also act as the link between teams of linguists and software engineers in large-scale projects.

Students at Computational Linguistics from Stony Brook University will:

  • acquire core competencies in programming, algorithms and data structures, advanced mathematics (algebra, logic, statistics), linguistic theories of sound and grammar (syntax, phonetics, phonology) and the computational analysis of natural language (automata theory, complexity theory).
  • have practical experience with existing software solutions and toolkits that are widely used in the industry.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Comp Ling
  • Phonetics
  • Phonology
  • Syntax 
  • Linguistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelors degree is required. Students must present evidence that such a degree will be awarded by the time they begin graduate work.  
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (or its foreign equivalent) on a four-point scale. 
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Writing sample
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • TOEFL  Score

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25626 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12813 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    25626 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12813 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13836 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6918 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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