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This is a program for students who plan to pursue careers in Linguistics with a background in Computer Science.
You’ll learn the tools of computer science through programming and research, as well as philosophical analysis. You’ll also gain experience in labs, where our faculty members are at the forefront of experimental research. In this major, you’ll be able to harness the power of computers to better explain and understand languages. You will combine the two fields to give computers natural, human-like behavior and an understanding of language. You will also create programs that use natural language communication.
95% employed or continuing education
90% employed after graduation
5% attending graduate school
$87,450 average starting annual income
Sample employer destinations: Amazon, Microsoft, Novumind View All
Sample grad school destinations: University of Chicago View All
3.9 years to degree
93% first-year retention rate
72% four-year graduation rate
85% six-year graduation rate