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Language is a window into the mind. Linguistics provides an understanding of the human capacity to acquire, perceive, and produce language and of language's role in contemporary society.

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Undergraduate Programs

The Department offers a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of General Studies, and two minors in Linguistics.

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Graduate Programs

The Department offers a Master of Arts degree and a Ph.D. degree.

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Linguistic graduate students presented at the 183rd Meeting of the Acou
In the KU Today Campus Newsletter, a news article mentioned undergraduate Linguistics major, Delilah Begah.  On November 14-15, 2022, she and two other University of Kansas students were invited to attend two distinguished events at the annual White House Tribal Youth Forum.  The students were in

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