Columbia University

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Russian, Eurasian, and East European Regional Studies


630 West 169th Street

New York City, NY 10027

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Russian, Eurasian, and East European Regional Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This M.A. program focusses on social sciences approaches to modern and contemporary Russia, Eurasia and Eastern Europe (the former Soviet bloc, including Central Asia). Students receive interdisciplinary training with both a country and trans-regional focus. Completion of the degree also demands advanced proficiency in one Eurasian or East European language. This program is designed to provide intensive exposure to the politics, international relations, economics, modern history and cultural and social formations of the region for students entering the professions, mid-career professionals, and as preparation for entry into doctoral programs.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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