Departments & Programs


Honors Program in Linguistics


Applicants must have completed at least three courses in linguistics with a minimum GPA of 3.500; at least two of these courses must be required core courses (i.e., L306, L307, L310, L431). Applicants should have a minimum College GPA of 3.300, the recommendation of a linguistics faculty member, and a strong interest in a specific area of study.

To graduate with Honors in Linguistics, a student must have earned a minimum College GPA of 3.300, a minimum GPA of 3.500 in Linguistics courses, and a minimum grade of B in each of two required Honors courses (L399 and L499). In L499, students are required to complete original research, field work, or a language-related project, evaluated by the student's project advisor and one other faculty member.