Graduate Certificate in Natural Language Technology
University of Washington

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Natural Language Technology program focuses on the creation of software that can analyze and understand human languages. The curriculum covers:

  • The science behind predictive text messaging, speech recognition, dialogue systems, and information extraction
  • Techniques and algorithms for associating surface-level structures and information with natural language corpora
  • Probability and statistics as they relate to the discipline
  • Applications of natural language technologies in biomedical informatics, litigation support, media and advertising, and other fields 

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School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Washington is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants should have at least two years of programming experience in one or more of the following: C, C++, Java, Perl or Python (knowledge of Perl or Python is a plus, but not required).