Housed in the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies, the Russian program is designed to provide students with the necessary skills to communicate effectively in Russian. The Russian program also seeks to familiarize students with influential literary, critical and cinematographic works in Russian, studied within their cultural and historical context. Furthermore, the program introduces students to various ethnicities, their histories and roles in shaping today's Russia. Finally, it provides them with an understanding of key social and political trends as well as challenges defining the Soviet and the post-Soviets eras. 

You can find the Major and Minor information, as well as some student videos and a comic, below.

Russian Major
Russian Minor
Student Work Sample 1
Student Work Sample 2
Student Comic

Visiting Russia:

For more information, please visit our Study Abroad Opportunities page.