Why choose Scandinavian Area Studies from University of Washington?
- Largest Scandinavian Studies department in North America, also home to the only Baltic Studies program.
- Exceptional placement record for our doctorates at universities in North America and Scandinavia.
- Teaching Assistantships and fellowships offer financial support through the completion of the graduate degree.
- UW Study Abroad offers exchanges and programs with universities in Denmark, Finland, Norway, Iceland, Sweden and the Baltics.
- Outstanding collection of Nordic and Baltic materials in the UW Libraries System staffed by a Nordic Studies Librarian.
- Walter Chapin Simpson Center for the Humanities offers rich programming and research opportunities and fellowships.
- Seattle's thriving cultural institutions such as the Nordic Museum, Swedish Cultural Center, and Seattle International Film Festival.
- UW ranked number 10 in the world in Shanghai Jiao Tong University rankings.
- Topics in Scandinavian Drama and Film
- Topics in Scandinavian Prose
- Topics in Scandinavian Poetry
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DisciplinesArea & Cultural Studies Language Studies Languages View 404 other Masters in Area & Cultural Studies in United States
- Hold the minimum equivalent of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution2 or a Bologna bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 180 European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) credits.
- All students confirming enrollment must provide an official (sealed) transcript and degree statement (with date of award & title of degree awarded) for verification to Graduate Enrollment Management Services (GEMS).
- Have earned at least a 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4 point scale) from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution
International18978 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9489 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National10588 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5294 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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