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Translation and Interpreting

New York University

12 months
73119 USD/year
73119 USD/year
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Want to turn your language skills into a translation career? Employers identify communication skills, creativity, and cultural competence as qualities they seek. The Translation and Interpreting MSc program from New York University is a fully online, 36-credit program that prepares students to become effective translators across high-demand professions and industries.


The Translation and Interpreting MSc program from New York University prepares you for one of the fastest-growing professions today. The program emphasizes applied translation and the development of textual, cultural, and technical competencies in communication across languages. This graduate degree can be completed in full- or part-time study.


  • Courses in this category provide students with a foundation in the theory and practice of translation and terminology management, along with an introduction to contrastive stylistics.
  • Students build their subject matter knowledge through courses in comparative law or economics, while gaining an overview of the translation profession and its major specializations.
  • Students develop translation expertise with required courses in localization and legal, financial, commercial, or technical translation. Electives include editing for translators, literary translation, interpreting, and translation for new media.
  • Students pursue a substantial translation or localization project, research paper, or a combination of the two.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Theory and Practice of Translation
  • Theory & Practice of Terminology
  • Translation Technologies
  • Editing for Translators
  • Principles of Interpreting
  • The Language Professions 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Standardized Test Information – GMAT or GRE (and TOEFL if required);
  • Transcripts & Degrees; 
  • Résumé; 
  • Essays;
  • EQ endorsements must be submitted online;
  • ACTFL Reading Proficiency;
  • International Student Supplement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    73119 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 73119 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    73119 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 73119 USD for the full programme during 12 months.


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