Master in German students can complete their degree in four 6-week summers in Middlebury, Vermont or one 6-week summer followed by an academic year at the Middlebury School in Germany. Master of Arts in Applied Languages in German students spend a 6-week summer in Middlebury, Vermont followed by an academic year at the Middlebury School in Germany.

Middlebury, Vermont: Summer 2024

Dates July 2 - August 16
Credits 9 semester hours (3 Middlebury units)

Cost of Attendance*


  • Tuition
  • Housing and Food

Estimated Additional Expenses

  • Books
  • Personal
  • Travel
$100 - $500

*Tuition, housing, and food are included in the total bill. Students are required to live on campus and have meals together in dining halls, organized by language. Cost of attendance is for first summer only.

Students admitted to the MA program may apply for financial aid which can cover up to 100% of the four 6-week summer program option, depending on the student’s demonstrated need.

Germany: Year Abroad 2024-2025

Dates Early October 2024 - July 31, 2025
Tuition* $33,210

*Does not include housing and food, books/supplies, personal, travel, and visa/residency permit. These are considered out-of-pocket expenses, whose estimates can be found below:

  Mainz Potsdam  
Housing/Food $10,050 $9,030  
Books/Supplies $1,100 $1,000  
Personal $2,310 $2,090  
Travel from New York $1,200 $1,200  
Visa/Residency Permit $300 $300  
Total $14,930 $13,620  

Note: Personal expenses cover some basic necessities (local transportation, cell phone, bank fees, program-sponsored excursions, etc.) and do not include your discretionary spending (e.g. entertainment, fitness, and travel). All fees subject to change. Exchange rate: $1.1 = €1.00.

2024-25 Germany Graduate Academic Calendar


Find information about Deadlines.


Graduate students can apply for financial aid which can cover up to 100 percent of the cost of the program, depending on the student’s demonstrated need.