York University - Graduate Studies

Linguistics & Applied Linguistics

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Program Information

School:York University - Graduate Studies
Faculty:Graduate Studies
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Linguistics
Description:In the one-year MA program you can move quickly toward your goals in a creative and welcoming environment. You can opt for a program in the theoretical field or in the applied field. The program focuses on the broad study of language and society, language variation and change and second language pedagogy.

URL:Linguistics & Applied Linguistics at York University - Graduate Studies
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,709

Cost per year is for the 2017-2018 academic year and includes tuition and supplementary fees.
Careers:Linguists

Admission Requirements

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 600] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Linguistics Field: a BA degree (four-year degree) in linguistics or equivalent with a minimum of a B+ grade point average in the last two years of study including: Introductory-level half-courses (2000-level) in phonology and syntax are required; and Upper-level half-courses (3000 or 4000-level) in phonology and syntax are recommended. Applied Linguistics Field: a BA degree (four-year degree) with a minimum of a B+ grade point average in the last two years of study in an appropriate field, including: A 6.0 Introductory Linguistics course or equivalent (as assessed by the Admissions Committee); and a minimum of two years of classroom-based paid language teaching experience; OR a BA degree (three-year degree) with a minimum of B+ grade point average in the last year of study combined with a university or community college administered advanced certificate in TESOL or applied linguistics, including: TESOL program to be a minimum of one year of study with a minimum B+ grade point average, a 6.0 Introductory Linguistics course or equivalent (as assessed by the Admissions Committee), and a minimum of two years of classroom-based paid language teaching experience.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on November 16, 2017