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Linguistics and Cognitive Science

Dartmouth Alums With This Major

  • Executive Editor, Stylebistro.com
    (NY, Dartmouth '99)
  • MA Candidate for Communicative Sciences & Disorders, NYU
    (NY, Dartmouth '02)
  • Project Leader, The Boston Consulting Group
    (MA, Dartmouth '04)
  • User Insights Analyst, Google, Inc.
    (CA, Dartmouth '10)
  • Alumni & Development, Robert College of Istanbul
    (NY, Dartmouth '06)
  • Archivist, Yale's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
    (CT, Dartmouth '96)
  • Research Fellow, Center for Research in Computational Linguistics
    (THAILAND, Dartmouth '04)
  • Project Director, Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board
    (OR, Dartmouth '96)
  • Director of Guidance Services, Christchurch School
    (VA, Dartmouth '96)
  • Senior Front End Developer, Acquia (software)
    (MA, Dartmouth '04)

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Major Description

The Program in Linguistics and Cognitive Science offers students two separate undergraduate majors - in Linguistics and in Cognitive Science, a minor in Linguistics, and the possibility to modify another major with Linguistics.

Skills Acquired

What is this?

  • Research skills/data analysis
  • Cultural competency and adaptability
  • Critical thinking
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Writing communication

Possible Career Paths

  • Psychology
  • Business
  • Education
  • Non-profit
  • Law
  • Healthcare

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Last Updated: 3/27/13