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2022 Best Language Translation Doctor's Degree Schools

2 Colleges in the United States
13 Doctor's Degrees
Language Translation is about average in terms of popularity for doctor's degrees programs. That is, it ranks #396 out of the 815 majors across the country that we analyze each year. So, you may have to do some digging around to find quality schools that offer the degree program. This list can help with that.

College Factual looked at 2 colleges and universities when compiling its 2022 Best Language Translation Doctor's Degree Schools ranking. Combined, these schools handed out 13 doctor's degrees in language translation to qualified students.

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Other Factors We Consider

In addition to the above, you should consider some of the following factors:

  • Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to language translation students as compared to other majors.
  • Major Demand - How many other language translation students want to attend this school to pursue a doctor's degree.
  • Educational Resources - The amount of money and other resources allocated to students while they are pursuing their degree. These resources include such things as number of students per instructor and education expenditures per student.
  • Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized language translation related body.

Our complete ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best colleges for language translation students working on their doctor's degree.

One Size Does Not Fit All

Since the program you select can have a significant impact on your future, we've developed a number of rankings, including this Best Language Translation Doctor's Degree Schools list, to help you choose the best school for you.

Best Schools for Doctorate Students to Study Language Translation in the United States

Below you'll see a list of the best colleges and universities for pursuing a doctor's degree in language translation.

Top Schools for a Doctorate in Language Translation


Binghamton University

Vestal, NY
Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
8 Annual Graduates

Binghamton University is one of the best schools in the United States for getting a doctor's degree in language translation. Located in the midsize suburb of Vestal, Binghamton University is a public university with a fairly large student population.More information about a doctorate in language translation from Binghamton University

Doctor's Degree Highest Degree Type
5 Annual Graduates

It's difficult to beat Kent State University at Kent if you wish to pursue a doctor's degree in language translation. Kent State is a very large public university located in the large suburb of Kent.More information about a doctorate in language translation from Kent State University at Kent

Language Translation by Region

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One of 5 majors within the Linguistics & Comparative Literature area of study, Language Translation has other similar majors worth exploring.

Majors Similar to Language Translation

Related Major Annual Graduates
Linguistics 232
Comparative Literature 167
Modern Languages 22
Other Linguistic, Comparative, & Related Language Studies & Services 13

Notes and References

  • The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Credit for the banner image above goes to Pandit Rahul Sanskrutayan, Banshidhar Mohanty. More about our data sources and methodologies.

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