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We offer a minor in Russian studies with coursework focused on Russian language, history, literature, culture and media. We also encourage and provide opportunities for experiential learning through and .

Why Study Russian?

As the sixth largest global economy and a major import market for U.S. goods, Russia is a major regional power with significant geopolitical influence. Our program equips you with the skills to bridge linguistic and cultural gaps in U.S.-Russia relations.

Other Resources

American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages
The Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies
American Council of Teachers of Russian