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The two-year Master of Science program in Computational Linguistics is designed for outstanding students with an undergraduate degree in linguistics, computer science, the study of language, or a related field. This interdisciplinary MS provides a solid foundation for professional work in the field or pursuit of a PhD in computational or theoretical linguistics. Visit the department website for more information. Application information can be found below.

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Application Deadlines

Master’s: For the fall semester, the deadline has been extended to May 31st. Applications are currently being reviewed on a space-available basis, so we encourage you to submit an application as soon as possible. 

Five-Year Bachelor's/Master's Program: Current Brandeis undergraduates should apply for the Bachelor's/Master's program during their sixth semester at Brandeis.

Application Requirements

Although previous experience in computer programming or linguistics may be helpful, it is not necessary for the two-year MS program in Computational Linguistics. Applicants must submit:

For a more comprehensive description of application requirements, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.