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Linguistics (Minor)

A broad, interdisciplinary field, with exciting applications in disciplines including advertising, law, speech pathology, neuroscience, politics, and language teaching and learning.

Degrees & Offerings
  • Minor
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This minor will enhance study within students' major areas of study by facilitating exploration of linguistics and its significance across disciplines, by offering opportunities to engage in linguistics-focused research and discussion, and by bringing together a cohort of faculty and students across campus who share a passion for language study.

Course Requirements (Academic Catalog)

Minor in Linguistics | Linguistics Brochure - Fall 2016 | Checklist

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Linguistics
Bringing together faculty and students who share a passion for language study.

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