24 months
1818 USD/credit 27270 USD/year
1818 USD/credit 27270 USD/year
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University of Rochester's Computational Linguistics master's program at Rochester trains students to be conversant both in language analysis and computational techniques applied to natural language. The curriculum consists of courses in linguistics and computer science for a total of 32 credit hours.


Key facts

University of Rochester's Computational Linguistics graduates from the computational linguistics program will be prepared for both further training at the PhD level in computer science and linguistics, as well as industry positions. A number companies such as Google, Amazon, Nuance, LexisNexis, and Oracle are searching for employees with advanced degrees in computational linguistics for positions ranging from speech recognition technology to improving translation systems to developing better models of language understanding.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Linguistic Thought
  • Preserving diversity in language and culture
  • History of the English Language
  • Semantic Analysis
  • Topics in Lang. Variation & Change

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application form
  • Current résumé and work history 
  • One required essay (250-500 word limit)
  • Applicant interesting fact (25 word limit)
  • School-issued official transcripts, scanned and uploaded for each college attended
  • Test-taker results for GMAT or GRE
  • Contact information for two references who can provide a professional recommendation, if contacted
  • $90 application fee
  • Test-taker results for TOEFL or IELTS, scanned and uploaded
  • InitialView interview and writing sample (optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1818 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    27270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1818 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Rochester

925 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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