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, business, and public and government services.
Explore the language of some of the greatest literature in the world and the most impactful events in history.
Bucknell offers four levels of Russian language study, along with courses in Russian literature, culture, history, film and politics. Join the Russian Club and develop your conversational skills at our weekly Russian Table. Enrich your classwork through immersive learning in St. Petersburg or Moscow. You'll graduate prepared for jobs in the private or the public sector, advanced studies, teaching and more.