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Why Study Russian?


Russian currently has a record number of students, thanks to superior pedagogy and the fact that the government considers it a critical language.  An attractive summer study program with partners at Moscow State University is underway.  Summer study in Russia is an important element in the Russian Program's goal to enhance language proficiency and cultural competence at all levels of study.

The Russian Concentration caters to all those interested in the language and the culture, including those who have no previous preparation in the language, those who have already begun to study Russian, and heritage speakers. Courses are interactive with special emphasis on oral competency and communication.