The honors program in Linguistics offers exceptional students the opportunity to conduct independent research or field work, write a thesis paper, and graduate with honors. Honors students receive expert guidance from faculty mentors.
This rewarding experience is highly encouraged for students considering graduate school. It is also a strong indication of ability when entering the job market.
If you develop a strong interest and aptitude for Linguistics, aim for an honors degree. Applicants should have a minimum College GPA of 3.300, the recommendation of a Linguistics faculty member, and a strong interest in a specific area of study.