Slavic (Russian), M.A. | Florida State University | Tallahassee, United States
12 months
1110 USD/credit 33300 USD/year
1110 USD/credit 33300 USD/year
479 USD/credit 14370 USD/year
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The Department of Modern Languages and Linguistics offers a diverse and exciting MA curriculum in Slavic (Russian) language and historical linguistics, and Russian and Balkan literature and culture. The MA program at Florida State University trains students who wish to continue their studies in a PhD program in Slavic or to work in governmental or NGO fields or language pedagogy.


FSU's Slavic (Russian) Program at Florida State University provides thorough instruction in Russian and Slavic languages, culture and civilization, and literature at the undergraduate and MA levels. 

Florida State University have helped the students to achieve success in diverse areas:

  • acceptance into prestigious PhD programs in Slavic Languages and Literatures
  • acceptance into prestigious MA programs in Russian and East European Studies
  • internships with the US Department of State
  • positions in the US Department of Defense
  • consulting and management positions in the private sector in Russia and the US
  • internships with human rights organizations in the states of the former USSR

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Critical Approaches to Vladimir Nabokov
  • Gogol and Psychoanalytic Theory
  • Hermeneutics and Rhetoric of Old Rus' Literature
  • History of the Russian Literary Language (a content-based course)
  • Islam in Eastern Europe
  • Transnational Literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

When you apply to a graduate program it is necessary that we receive the following items before your application will be considered complete and forwarded for review, evaluation, and recommendation by the faculty of the program to which you are applying:

  • Modern Languages and Linguistics Graduate Application Form (PDF under submission link)
  • Florida State University Graduate Application
  • Statement of purpose (in English) indicating your background, areas of academic interest and/or teaching experience, and why you are applying for that particular language program.
  • Writing sample written in the target language of the program for which you are applying (see below further requirements for appropriate graduate program)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    33300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14370 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 479 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Tallahassee

955 - 1345 USD /month
Living costs

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