Master of Arts in Linguistics / English Language Studies
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University’s 100% online Master of Arts in Linguistics – English Language Studies is designed to help students become knowledgeable professionals equipped with marketable, useful skills that can serve them well in academia and various industries. This degree is ideal for students who are passionate about writing and English, enjoy exploring the foundational constructs of world languages, and take interest in the cultural contexts that underlie language. The core content of this degree program features an overview of semantics, phonetics, phonology, morphology, and syntax: each of which are crucial components of language. The English language studies specialization consists of 3 courses that cover advanced English grammar, etymology, and English as a world language. This degree is ideal for students who are passionate about writing and English, enjoy exploring the foundational constructs of world languages, and take interest in the cultural contexts that underlie language. In addition, this degree can help students pursue careers in business, education, or military intelligence. Because linguistic skills are applicable to a number of in-demand career fields, Liberty’s MA in Linguistics – English Language Studies can help students stand out in several industries.

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

Learning Schedule

Asynchronous

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional accrediting body for southern states.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)