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Localingua is proud to be a long-term partner of the Institute for Applied Linguistics (IAL), home to one of the top translation programs in the United States.


All of our project managers and interns to date have come from the Kent State IAL and we are proud to work many professional linguists who are graduates of this prestigious program.

Institute for Applied Linguistics - Kent State University 

About the Institute


“Translation degree programs focus on translation research skills, specialized translation, computer-assisted terminology and translation, software localization and project management for the language industry. Our programs are also designed to provide a comprehensive foundation for development of key skills in humanistic translation and translation studies.”


·               Translation (B.S.)

·               Translation (M.A.)

·               Linguistics MBA (M.A./M.BA.)

·               Translation Studies (Ph.D.)

BS: French, German, Russian, Spanish

MA: Arabic, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish

The Ph.D. program provides advanced training in Translation Studies.


Contact Information


For any questions regarding program admissions or requirements, please contact

Dr. Said Shiyab, Graduate Coordinator (sshiyab@kent.edu/Phone: 330-672-1792)

Visit: http://www.kent.edu/appling

Street Address

314 Satterfield Hall, Kent State University,

Kent, OH 44236

Mailing Address

PO Box 5190 Kent, OH 44242-0001