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Do you want to start learning Russian? Improve your Russian? Study abroad in Russia? Earn an advanced degree in Russian?

Middlebury Language Schools—School of Russian

The Middlebury School of Russian is a summer intensive-immersion program in Russian, for pure beginners to advanced-level students, located in Middlebury, Vermont. Students who want to improve their Russian can apply to the eight-week nondegree program and earn 12 credit-hours (four Middlebury units of credit) in one summer.

Study Abroad—Middlebury School in Russia

The School in Russia offers semester- and yearlong programs to college undergraduates at three sites: Irkutsk, Moscow, and Yaroslavl. Students with a background in Russian commit to linguistic and cultural immersion by adhering to the Middlebury Language Pledge®.

Graduate Program in Russian

Students seeking a Master of Arts (MA) or Doctor of Modern Languages (DML) degree have multiple options to complete the degree, including attending the six-week summer program over a series of summers, or combining summer study with an academic year at the School in Russia. Furthermore, there is generous need-based financial aid available.