University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Global and Regional Studies Program

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Russian and East European Studies

  1. Thirty credits of required courses to include the following: Two courses from ANTH 151; HST 114, HST 137, HST 138; EC 011 or EC 012; POLS 172; WLIT 118; two courses at the 100-level or above in Russian; three additional courses in the major, chosen in consultation with an advisor in the major.
  2. Recommended courses: Global and Regional Studies GRS 091.
  3. Complete six additional courses with Russian & East European content chosen with advisor's approval.

To major in Russian/East European Studies, beginning language students should enroll in Russian 001 in their first semester and continue courses in the language every semester thereafter. Incoming students with a previous knowledge of the language should consult a Russian instructor for placement at the appropriate level of language study.


The program also offers an interdisciplinary Individual Design Major in Russian/East European Studies and Business. The program of study must be planned with a member of the Russian/East European Studies faculty.

  1. Required courses (thirty-five credits): Two courses in Russian at the intermediate level; four courses in Economics including EC 011 or EC 012; one Russian/East European Area Studies course other than those in Economics; two courses in Business Administration; two approved electives at the 100-level or above.

General Requirements

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