48 months
620 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
620 USD/credit 18600 USD/year
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The Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics program is offered by The City University of New York. 


Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics from The City University of New York Student Learning Outcomes

  • A theoretical foundation in general linguistics (phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics)
  • An opportunity to acquire knowledge in related fields such as historical linguistics, linguistic anthropology, philosophy of language, psycholinguistics, second language acquisition, sociolinguistics, and computational linguistics
  • The research skills needed to systematically collect and critically analyze linguistic data in order to evaluate hypotheses about the structure, use, and acquisition of language
  • The communication skills to communicate the results of their linguistic investigations in oral and written forms
  • A data-based understanding of the positive value of the diversity and dynamic nature of human languages in the United States and throughout the world

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Morphology
  • Phonology
  • Syntax
  • Semantics
  • Seminar in Linguistic Analysis
  • African American English

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International students should submit the application processing fee of $65 payable to UAPC, an official high school transcript (if the transcript is not in English, we will need a translation of your transcript word for word), copies of any mark sheets or exam certificates, and TOEFL score if the native language is not English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 620 USD per credit during 48 months.

New York State Residents Full-time (12 credits or more) - $3,465 per semester

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


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