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25650 USD/year
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About

The MA in Translation and Interpreting Studies from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee offers online professional training to students in French, German, Spanish, and Russian, and often other languages, who wish to pursue careers in the language-services industry broadly speaking, or in other fields requiring advanced professional use of a language other than English.

Overview

The interdisciplinary nature of Translation at University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is reflected in our coordinated degree programs. It is possible to earn a dual Master’s in Translation and Interpreting Studies (TIS) and Master’s degree in Library & Information Sciences (MLIS) (51 credits). 

The TIS/MLIS degree may be completed onsite or entirely online. And we offer a dual Master’s in Translation and Interpreting Studies and Master’s in Business Administration (61 credits); the TIS/MBA degree may be completed onsite or partially online. These degrees can be earned in three academic years or within seven years.

Credits and Courses

No credits carrying a grade below B- may be counted toward meeting the Translation and Interpreting Studies degree requirement of 30 credits.

Students choose one of three tracks in the Translation and Interpreting, MA - Professional Translation Track, Research Translation Track, and an Interpreting Track.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Comparative Systems for Translation
  • Computer-Assisted Translation
  • Advanced Translation: Arabic to English
  • Ethics in Translation and Interpreting
  • Project Management in Translation
  • Editing for Translation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
83

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
83

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Along with the Graduate School admission requirements, all applicants meet the program admission requirements. Admission is based in part on a qualifying examination that consists of a 200-250-word translation from the source to the target language and one 300-500-word essay in English.
  • Beyond the English proficiency required by the Graduate School, the following are required: a minimum TOEFL iBT score of 83; TOEFL CBT score of 220; or IELTS score of 6.5.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    12220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12220 USD per year during 36 months.

Online: $2300/course

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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