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University of Florida

Department of Linguistics

Gainesville, FL

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Overview

University of Florida / Department of Linguistics is located in Gainesville, FL.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Linguistics
(Certificate) Teaching English as a second language
Master of Arts (MA) Linguistics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 10

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
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

113
Applied
22
Accepted
9
Enrolled
19%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

42
Total Graduate Students
4%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
95%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 7.14%
White or Caucasian 28%
American Indian or Alaska Native 4.76%
Asian 4.76%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (33%)
Female (66%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Male (6)
Female (13)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Language documentation, psycholinguistics and neuro-linguistics, theoretical linguistics, sociolinguistics second language acquisition
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
16,636

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 115454
Gainesville, FL  32611
United States
Contact Fiona McLaughlin PhD
Chair
Email: fmcl@ufl.edu
Phone: 352-392-4829
Fax: 352-392-8480