Sociolinguistics (Applied Linguistics), M.A. | Old Dominion University | Norfolk, United States
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Sociolinguistics (Applied Linguistics)

12 months
Duration
1394 USD/credit 41820 USD/year
1394 USD/credit 41820 USD/year
571 USD/credit 17130 USD/year
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About

The Sociolinguistics (Applied Linguistics) MA program from Old Dominion University prepares students to pursue advanced graduate study, teach in colleges, adult education programs, businesses, private schools and institutions in the U.S. or abroad, work with private businesses, and the language acquisition needs of second language learners.

Overview

The Sociolinguistics (Applied Linguistics) MA program from Old Dominion University focuses on different aspects of language, used in various sociocultural contexts. Courses in dialect variation, discourse analysis, and language and culture prepare students to collect, analyze, and interpret language data—skills with important applications in academic research, industry, education, the criminal justice system, and community language studies.

Careers

  • English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Speech-Language Pathologists
  • Interpreters and Translators
  • Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American English
  • Discourse Analysis
  • Sociolinguistics
  • English Grammar
  • Southern and African American English
  • History of the English Language
  • Forensic Linguistics
  • Language, Gender and Power

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application and $50 fee.
  • All prior Secondary/High School or College/University. 
  • Transcripts along with Diploma or Leaving Certificate.
  • Demonstrated English Language Proficiency.
  • Financial Documentation (seeking F/J visas only).
  • Passport identification.
  • Essay/Personal Statement/Resume.
  • Letters of Recommendation.
  • Equivalent U.S. Bachelor's Degree.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    41820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1394 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    41820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1394 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 571 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Norfolk

1100 - 1900 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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