18 months
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
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Are you interested in learning how language works? Do you want to explore the theoretical aspects of language and gain knowledge that can be applied to a wide variety of career fields? If so, Liberty University’s Master of Arts in Linguistics (Online) may be for you! 

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Liberty University ’s Master of Arts in Linguistics (Online) seeks to foster skills that are highly sought after in the fields of translation, artificial intelligence, education, speech pathology, international business, military intelligence, foreign missions, and more.

The core content of this program covers phonetics, phonology, morphology, and other prominent topics in linguistics. Additionally, you’ll have the opportunity to select a specialization so you can further hone your skills and focus on the subjects that best suit your professional or personal interests. You can study the underlying structure of language and develop skills that have far-reaching applications. Partner with us and explore your passion for language!

MA in Linguistics Job Opportunities

Liberty’s online degree in linguistics can help you pursue a variety of career paths, including:

  • Dialect coach
  • Educator/professor
  • Language data analyst
  • Lexicographer
  • Military intelligence linguist
  • Professional linguist
  • Translator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Semantics and Pragmatics
  • Advanced Morphology and Syntax
  • History of Language
  • Linguistic Field Studies

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

For online programmes, Liberty University offers multiple intakes depending on your chosen time table. To find out more information, visit the university's page.


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


36 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • In-State

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 18 months.


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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