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Minors Snapshot - Russian Studies

Description:

The minor is a part of Cross Disciplinary Programs.

This minor offers students a broad, cross disciplinary perspective on Russian culture, history, political institutions, economy and geography. This program deepens the students' understanding and knowledge of the Russian and non-Russian peoples of the former Soviet Union, and prepares them for careers in teaching, government and international business.

The Russian Studies minor requires 18 credits. With the approval of a program coordinator, six to eight hours of Russian language may be included. Students may also earn credit by studying in a program in Russia or any of the former Soviet states.

Offering Academic Unit: The Office of Cross Disciplinary Studies and Diversity Engagement

Academic Unit Website: http://www.jmu.edu/cds/regional-and-area-studies/index.shtml

Undergraduate Catalog Website: http://www.jmu.edu/catalog/14/minors/rus.shtml