Critical Language Scholarship Program | Russian
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The Russian Language

Requires One Year of Prior Study

If you're looking for a language that offers access to a broader variety of people, cultures, and countries, then Russian might be just what you're looking for. Russian is spoken by over a hundred million Russians, but it's also the lingua franca of the entire former Soviet Union, spoken as a second language by people in the Caucasus and Central Asia, from the country of Georgia to Kazakhstan.

Russian continues to be one of the most in-demand languages among employers in both the public and private sectors due to its international relevance and unique versatility. Russian language study is a foray into careers as diverse as speech pathology, comparative literature, and international trade, and it has the potential to open doors to regions of the world you may never have considered before.

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Featured Alumni Profiles

Maria Folvarska
Russian 2016
Vladimir, Russia
Vanessa Huerta
Russian 2017
Vladimir, Russia
Baltazar Hernandez
Russian 2017
Vladimir, Russia