Ranking of Linguistics Graduate Schools

Rank the top 53 Linguistics graduate programs in the US using the latest National Research Council data.

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Ranking of Linguistics PhD Programs

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Johns Hopkins University
Cognitive Science
1-141-12-1471%43-50
University of California-Los Angeles
Applied Linguistics
3-172-45-2182%13-30
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Linguistics
6-284-83-1591%8-22
Northwestern University
Linguistics
8-293-96-24100%49-52
University of California-San Diego
Language and Communicative Disorders
4-252-68-2871%11-27
San Diego State University
Language and Communicative Disorders
4-252-68-28NA11-27
Carnegie Mellon University
Modern Languages
19-516-161-371%1-1
University of Maryland-College Park
Linguistics
7-232-72-1168%19-33
University of Pennsylvania
Linguistics
1-56-1812-3370%32-42
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Linguistics
8-298-201-779%25-37
Stanford University
Linguistics
3-137-2010-3578%35-45
University of California-Berkeley
Linguistics
2-167-188-3059%43-49
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Linguistics
3-228-2111-3266%26-37
University of Chicago
Linguistics
1-69-2245-4967%35-44
Indiana University-Bloomington
Linguistics
17-396-1817-3771%34-43
University of Southern California
Linguistics
8-2810-2223-3965%2-9
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Linguistics
11-2910-2240-4678%5-18
Purdue University-Main Campus
Linguistics
37-526-192-1371%4-21
Cornell University
Linguistics
2-3228-4012-3279%2-14
University of Arizona
Linguistics
18-3714-2411-2972%30-39
University of California-Los Angeles
Linguistics
12-2623-3213-3082%42-49
University of Delaware
Linguistics
12-3710-2311-2959%3-19
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Linguistics
4-2220-3330-4565%15-29
University of California-San Diego
Linguistics
4-1323-3330-4171%47-51
Harvard University
Linguistics
8-406-227-2558%24-42
University of Colorado at Boulder
Linguistics
12-4410-2527-4075%34-45
Michigan State University
Linguistics
40-5021-325-2879%2-10
University of Connecticut
Linguistics PhD
24-4426-396-2284%6-25
University of Kansas
Linguistics
37-529-269-4080%2-13
Yale University
Linguistics
16-3226-4015-3571%10-27
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