Ph.D. Blended


The University of New Mexico

48 months
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Linguistics doctoral program at The University of New Mexico requires a minimum of 48 semester hours of graduate credit coursework in linguistics. This minimum requirement may include up to 30 hours of master's degree credit (including thesis). 


At least 18 hours must be coursework beyond the M.A. degree. 

Key Features 

  • In addition, the student must complete a minimum of 18 hours of Dissertation (Ling 699) credit.
  • Admission to the Linguistics Ph.D. program from The University of New Mexico is highly selective. 

Programme Structure

  • A PhD in Linguistics with a concentration in Speech and Hearing Sciences is also available. 
  • The Linguistics Department also participates in the interdisciplinary PhD program in Educational Linguistics, housed in the College of Education.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications to UNM graduate programs are fully online. This system will allow you to upload all necessary documents including copies of your transcripts. Within the application, make sure to click the Application Instructions to see Linguistics-specific requirements. 
  • Students who have completed the baccalaureate degree only should apply for admission to the M.A. program, not to the Ph.D. program. Completion of a master's degree is a prerequisite for admission to the Ph.D. program.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Albuquerque

870 - 1360 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 9 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

The University of New Mexico


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!

Tuition fee settings