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Northwestern University

Department of Linguistics

Evanston, IL

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Overview

Northwestern University / Department of Linguistics is located in Evanston, IL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Doctor of Philosophy (JD/PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
2 qualifying papers

Admissions

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 30th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 31
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Research

Focus of faculty research: Theoretical linguistics, empirical approaches to the study of language, language and cognition
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 633 Clark Street
Evanston, IL  60208
United States
Contact Ann Bradlow
Chair
Email: abradlow@northwestern.edu
Phone: 847-491-8054
Fax: 847-491-3770

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