48 months
16438 USD/year
16438 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Russian from Sewanee The University Of The South can pave the way for a variety of career paths. Scientists, policy-makers, engineers, analysts, entrepreneurs, and language specialists all benefit from a mastery of this global language. 


At Russian from Sewanee The University Of The South you’ll learn to speak, read, and write Russian. You’ll learn the country’s customs and its influence on dance, drama, film, literature, mathematics, music, and physics. You’ll even get to experience the culture and friendly conversation in Russian at the Russian House on campus.


Sewanee graduates secure positions in a variety of fields. Some you would expect, others are a bit of a surprise. Sewanee prepares you for your profession and your passion. Below is a sampling of recent graduates' first jobs.

  • Russianist, Language Link, Moscow, Russia.
  • Fund accountant, Brown Brothers Harriman, Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Teaching assistant, Institute for International Education/U.S. State Department, Washington, D.C.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Russian Civilization
  • Readings in Russian Literature
  • Russian Verse
  • Representations of the Caucasus in Russian Literature and Film
  • Composition and Conversation
  • Russian Language through Film
  • The 19th Century
  • The 20th Century
  • 19th-Century Russian Literature in English Translation
  • Russian Literature in English Translation
  • Real Men, Real Women? Gender in 20th and 21st-Century Russian Literature and Culture
  • Russian and Soviet Film
  • Nabokov
  • Tolstoy in English Translation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Free Common Application
  • SAT/ACT scores (optional)
  • Financial Documents
  • English Proficiency Exam
  • Official High School Transcript
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 65754 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    16438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 65754 USD for the full programme during 48 months.

Comprehensive fee includes tuition, room and board, and fees


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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