Master of Arts

The M.A. in Language and Communication (MLC) is a professionally-oriented program in sociolinguistics, with a strong focus on the application of linguistic theory, research, and methods to a broad range of professional fields.

The program is suited for college graduates with a B.A. or B.S. (with majors including, but not limited to, humanities and social sciences) interested in applying core training in sociolinguistics to a wide variety of professional contexts. The program is also an exciting and creative option for professionals seeking advancement in their fields and those looking for a career change.