University of Massachusetts Amherst MA in Foreign Languages & Linguistics
Foreign Languages & Linguistics is a program of study at University of Massachusetts Amherst. The school offers a master’s degree in the area. Here, you’ll find out more about the major master’s degree program in foreign languages and linguistics, including such details as the number of graduates, diversity of students, and more.
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How Much Does a Master’s in Foreign Languages & Linguistics from UMass Amherst Cost?
UMass Amherst Graduate Tuition and Fees
During the 2019-2020 academic year, part-time graduate students at UMass Amherst paid an average of $1,673 per credit hour if they came to the school from out-of-state. In-state students paid a discounted rate of $779 per credit hour. The average full-time tuition and fees for graduate students are shown in the table below.
|In State||Out of State|
Does UMass Amherst Offer an Online MA in Foreign Languages & Linguistics?
UMass Amherst does not offer an online option for its foreign languages and linguistics master’s degree program at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the UMass Amherst Online Learning page.
UMass Amherst Master’s Student Diversity for Foreign Languages & Linguistics
Of the students who received their master’s degree in foreign languages and linguistics in 2019-2020, 51.6% of them were women. This is less than the nationwide number of 64.9%.
Around 9.7% of foreign languages and linguistics master’s degree recipients at UMass Amherst in 2019-2020 were awarded to racial-ethnic minorities*. This is lower than the nationwide number of 28%.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||1|
|Native American or Alaska Native||0|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||0|
MA in Foreign Languages & Linguistics Focus Areas at UMass Amherst
Foreign Languages & Linguistics students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.
|Focus Area||Annual Graduates|
|Linguistics & Comparative Literature||3|
|East Asian Languages||15|
|Classical Languages & Literature||6|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
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