Welcome to Linguistics


The UNT Linguistics program offers an environment of discovery through research, field experiences, and course work in core areas of linguistics with a focus on language documentation and description, computational linguistics, language variation, and English language pedagogy.  

The MA program in Linguistics is a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) STEM-designated program, for "Linguistics and Computer Science" (30.4801).

Academic Programs





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Call for Papers: American Dialect Society Annual Meeting


Call for Papers: American Dialect Society Annual Meeting

The American Dialect Society will hold its annual meeting in conjunction with the Linguistic Society of America Thursday, January 4, through Sunday, January 7, 2024, in New York, NY. The meeting will be held at the Sheraton Times...

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Graduate Studies in Linguistics Webinar


Come meet the Chair, Graduate advisor and program concentration directors as we discuss the MA in Linguistics with a general, computational linguistics or language documentation focus. Also, an alumna of the MA ESL will share her experiences in her career after graduating. Finally, Graduate...

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The Art of Language Invention Event


Join us on March 23rd at 6:00pm for a special presentation on the Art of Inventing Languages. David Peterson and Jessie Sams will discuss their work creating languages for television, film, and games, including Game of Thrones, Dune, The 100, Thor: The Dark World, and more!



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