Major in Russian, a language the U.S. State Department deems "critical," and gain a decisive edge for career success in law, journalism, international affairs and public and government services.
Explore the language of some of the greatest literature in the world, the most impactful events in history and the current crisis in the region that is reshaping the established world order.
Bucknell offers four levels of Russian language study, along with courses in Russian literature, culture, history, film, politics and elementary Ukrainian. Join the Russian Club and develop your conversational skills at our weekly Russian Table. Enrich your classwork through immersive study abroad. You'll graduate prepared for jobs in the private or the public sector, advanced studies, teaching and more.