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2023 Best Linguistics Bachelor's Degree Schools in the Southwest Region

6 Colleges in the Southwest Region
189 Bachelor's Degrees
If you plan on getting your bachelor's degree in linguistics, you won't be alone since the degree program is ranked #139 in the country in terms of popularity. So, you have a fair amount of options to choose from when looking for a school.

College Factual reviewed 6 schools in the Southwest Region to determine which ones were the best for bachelor's degree seekers in the field of linguistics. Combined, these schools handed out 189 bachelor's degrees in linguistics to qualified students.

What's on this page: * Our Methodology

Choosing a Great Linguistics School for Your Bachelor's Degree

Best Linguistics Bachelor's Degree Schools in the Southwest Region The linguistics bachelor's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. This section explores some of the factors we include in our ranking and how much they vary depending on the school you select. Below we explain some of the most important factors to consider before making your choice:

Overall Quality Is a Must

The overall quality of a bachelor's degree school is important to ensure a good education, not just how well they do in a particular major. To account for this we include a college's overall Best Colleges ranking which itself looks at a host of various factors like degree completion, educational resources, student body caliber and post-graduation earnings for the school as a whole.

Other Factors We Consider

The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.

  • Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to linguistics students as compared to other majors.
  • Major Demand - The number of linguistics students who choose to seek a bachelor's degree at the school.
  • Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
  • Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized linguistics related body.

Our complete ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for linguistics students working on their bachelor's degree.

More Ways to Rank Linguistics Schools

Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Best Linguistics Bachelor's Degree Schools in the Southwest Region list, to help you choose the best school for you.

To further help you make the college decision, we've developed a unique tool called College Combat that allows you to compare schools based on the factors that matter the most to you. Go ahead and give it a try, or bookmark the link so you can check it out later.

Best Schools for Bachelor’s Students to Study Linguistics in the Southwest Region

Below you'll see a list of the best colleges and universities for pursuing a bachelor's degree in linguistics.

Top Southwest Region Schools for a Bachelor's in Linguistics

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
39 Annual Graduates

Any student pursuing a degree in a bachelor's degree in linguistics needs to take a look at The University of Texas at Austin. UT Austin is a fairly large public university located in the large city of Austin.More information about a bachelor’s in linguistics from The University of Texas at Austin

#2

University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
22 Annual Graduates

It is hard to beat University of Arizona if you wish to pursue a bachelor's degree in linguistics. University of Arizona is a very large public university located in the large city of Tucson.More information about a bachelor’s in linguistics from University of Arizona

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
27 Annual Graduates

It is hard to beat The University of Texas at Arlington if you want to pursue a bachelor's degree in linguistics. UT Arlington is a very large public university located in the city of Arlington.More information about a bachelor’s in linguistics from The University of Texas at Arlington

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
19 Annual Graduates

Any student pursuing a degree in a bachelor's degree in linguistics has to take a look at University of New Mexico - Main Campus. Located in the city of Albuquerque, UNM is a public university with a very large student population.More information about a bachelor’s in linguistics from University of New Mexico - Main Campus

Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
26 Annual Graduates

UNT is a very large public university located in the medium-sized city of Denton.More information about a bachelor’s in linguistics from University of North Texas

Master's Degree Highest Degree Type
27 Annual Graduates

UTEP is a fairly large public university located in the city of El Paso.More information about a bachelor’s in linguistics from The University of Texas at El Paso

Best Linguistics Colleges by State

Explore the best linguistics colleges for a specific state in the Southwest Region .

State Colleges Degrees Awarded
Texas 572 131
Oklahoma 377 17
Arizona 356 22
New Mexico 202 19

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Linguistics is one of 5 different types of Linguistics & Comparative Literature programs to choose from.

Majors Similar to Linguistics

Related Major Annual Graduates
Modern Languages 155
Comparative Literature 31
Language Translation 24

Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Pandit Rahul Sanskrutayan, Banshidhar Mohanty. More about our data sources and methodologies.

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