Graduate Slavic Degrees

If you completed a Bachelor’s degree and wish to take a course in the department, please note that undergraduate prerequisite course completion may be necessary to succeed in graduate-level courses.  Address your preparedness and motivation for taking coursework in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures in your statement of purpose.  If you intend to enroll in language coursework, please contact the Director of Graduate Studies so we may determine your language placement level.

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KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad