Linguistics Minor

If you have a special affinity for languages of all types, this might be the minor for you. Students who want to explore the world of language variations, syntax, structure and writing will thrive in the linguistics program, and they can gain insights about communication that will prove useful when they join the work force.

credits required for the Linguistics minor


of master's degree can be completed as an undergrad at WOU


of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

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Highlights of the program

    • Learn to write persuasive, complex communications that reflect career readiness
    • Gain knowledge about people and the discourse communities they belong to
    • Understand how language and global populations intersect

Example Courses



Department Head, Professor of Linguistics, English Studies Department
503-838-9123 | | BELL 301

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