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Minor in Russian


The department offers a minor in Russian, comprising a minimum of 15 credit hours, with 6 credits taken in coursework at the 3000 level or above. These hours may come from any combination of language, literature, and/or culture courses offered through the Russian program except RUSS 1100 and RUSS 1200 (the elementary language sequence), which may not be used towards fulfillment of the minor.

A minor consists of at least 15 credits, including at least 6 credits numbered 2000 or above, 9 of the required credits must be taken in MU course work. This requirement can be reduced from 9 to 6 at the discretion of an individual department. Students must meet the minimum GPA requirements for a minor, which in no case can be lower than 2.0. In addition, a student cannot receive a grade lower than a C- in any course applied towards a minor in the College. For more information, please see Requirements for Optional Minor.