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General Linguistics

California State University Long Beach

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About

This General Linguistics program at California State University Long Beach is designed both for students who wish to pursue further graduate study and those seeking a terminal degree. The program seeks to blend theoretical and applied aspects of linguistics and draws from a variety of disciplines.

Overview

The General Linguistics department at California State University Long Beach offers an undergraduate major and minor in Linguistics, a Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), and the MA with four Options: TESOL, General, Special, and Language and Culture.

Career Possibilities:

  • English as a Second Language (ESL) Teacher
  • Computational Linguist
  • Bilingual Education Teacher
  • Intelligence Specialist
  • Researcher
  • Teacher
  • Linguist
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Peace Corps Worker

  • Librarian

  • Interpreter
  • Immigration Officer
  • Lawyer
  • Philologist
  • Writer
  • Editor
  • Consultant

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Field Method
  • Historical Linguistic
  • Seminar in Syntactic Theory and Analysis
  •  Seminar in Phonetics and Phonology
  • Discourse and Grammar
  •  Sociolinguistics
  • Qualitative Methods
  •  Quantitative Methods

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

A bachelor's degree with a 3.0 GPA for the most recent 60 units;

Tuition Fee

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    3588 USD/year
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  • National

    3588 USD/year
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Funding

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