For any questions not answered below, please contact Rebekha.Abbuhl@csulb.edu. There is a two-step process for applying to the linguistics graduate program. (1) Apply to the university through CSUMentor. More information on university admissions, including deadlines, can be found at http://web.csulb.edu/divisions/aa/grad/advising/ and in the catalog under Graduate Admissions. (2) Then apply to the linguistics department, using the department’s Graduate Application Form. Please send the completed application to: Dr. Rebekha Abbuhl Department of Linguistics California State University, Long Beach 1250 Bellflower Boulevard Long Beach, California 90840-0902 U.S.A. Requirements for admission The general university minimum requirements include:
- Completion of a four-year college course of study leading to an acceptable baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution.
- Good standing at the last college or university attended.
- An English language demonstration for applicants who do not have a bachelor’s or master’s degree from a U.S. accredited institution.
The Linguistics department additionally requires:
- A GPA of at least 3.0 in the last 60 semester units or 90 quarter units attempted, excluding lower division and extension coursework taken after the degree.