Program Category: MA Programs
Chair: Liza Knapp
Director of Graduate Studies: Liza Knapp
Degree Programs: Full-Time/Part-Time: Free-Standing MA
Students with strong Russian reading skills and a practical interest in translation may apply for the MA program in Russian Translation. Students work with the director of the program, Professor Ronald Meyer (Harriman Institute), to select the most appropriate courses and projects. This program does not lead toward a doctorate.
Special Admissions Requirements
In addition to the requirements listed below, all students must submit one transcript showing courses and grades for each school attended, a statement of academic purpose, a writing sample (a course paper, term paper, etc.), and three letters of recommendation from academic sources.
All international students whose native language is not English or whose undergraduate degree is from an institution in a country whose official language is not English must submit scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or IELTS.
- Deadline for Fall Admission:
- Thursday, March 28, 2024
- Resume Requirement:
- Writing Sample:
- Writing Sample Number of Pages:
- 15 - 20
- GRE General:
- GRE Subject:
- Degree Programs:
- Full Time/Part Time
- Letters of Recommendation*:
*GSAS will accept up to four recommendations, regardless of the number required by your program of interest. However, to be eligible for admission at GSAS, at least TWO letters must be submitted by academic recommenders.