University Programs


American University
Undergraduate and graduate Certificate in Translation (French, German, Russian, Spanish)

Department of Language & Foreign Studies
Asbury 326
4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, D.C. 20016-8045
Phone:  (202) 885-2381
Fax: (202) 885-1076
E-mail: [email protected]

Antioch University Los Angeles
Graduate course: Translation Seminar and Online Conference
MFA in Creative Writing Program
13274 Fiji Way
Marina del Rey, California 90292
Phone:  1-800-7-ANTIOCH,  (310) 578-1080, x100
E-mail: [email protected]

Arizona State University
Graduate courses: Translation Theory and Practice; Problems of Literary Translation
MA thesis may be translation; non-literary Certificate in Translation

Languages and Literatures
G. Homer Durham Language and Literature Building LL-440
Box 870202
Tempe, Arizona 85287-0202
Phone:  (480) 965-6281
Fax: (480) 965-0135
E-mail: [email protected] 

Baldwin-Wallace College
Courses: Techniques of Translation (French, German, Spanish)
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
275 Eastland Road
Berea, Ohio 44017
Phone:  (440) 826-2244
Fax: (440) 826-5932

Barnard College
BA in Translation and Literature (French)
Department of French
314 Milbank Hall
3009 Broadway
New York, New York 10027
Phone: (212) 854-2052 

Bates College
Course: The Art of Translation (French)

Department of Classical and Romance Languages and Literatures
312 Hathorn Hall
Lewiston, Maine 04240
Phone: (207) 786-6284 

Boston College
Seminar: Art and Craft of Literary Translation

English Department
Carney Hall 450
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467
Phone:  (617) 552-3708

Bowling Green State University
Course: Problems in Translation (French)
Translation workshops (French, German, Russian)
Department of Romance Languages
Department of German, Russian and East Asian Languages
Bowling Green, Ohio 43403
Phone:  (419) 372-2531

Bradley University
Course: Introduction to Translation (Spanish)

1501 W. Bradley Avenue
Peoria, Illinois 61625
Phone: (309) 676-7611 

Brigham Young University
BA in Spanish Translation
The Department of Spanish and Portuguese
4048 JKHB
PO BOX 26119
Provo, Utah 84602-6119
Phone: (801) 378-2837
Fax: (801) 378-8932

Brooklyn College, The City University of New York
Undergraduate courses: Translation Workshop (Comparative Literature, Spanish)
Graduate courses: Translation (French, Spanish)

Modern Languages and Literatures
4239 Boylan Hall
2900 Bedford Ave.
Brooklyn, New York 11210
Phone: (718) 951-5451 

Brown University
Undergraduate and graduate degrees with concentration in translation
Department of Comparative Literature
Marston Hall
Box E
Providence, Rhode Island 02912
Phone: (401) 863-2818
Fax: (401) 863-7337 

California State University Fresno
Course in translation (Spanish)
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
2320 E. San Ramon, M/S 96
Fresno, California 93740-8030
Phone: (559) 278-2386
Fax: (559) 278-7878

California State University Long Beach
BA in Spanish, option in translation

Romance, German and Russian Languages and Literatures
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, California 90840
Phone: (562) 985-4111

California State University Los Angeles
Courses in translation (French, Spanish)

Modern Languages
King Hall D1054
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, California 90032
Phone: (323) 343-4230
Fax: (323) 343-4234

California State University Sacramento
Courses in translation (French)

Foreign Language Department
6000 J Street
Sacramento, California 95819-6087
Phone: (916) 278-6333
Fax: (916) 278-5502 

Central Washington University
Courses in translation (French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish)

Department of Foreign Languages
Language and Literature Building 102 
400 E. 8th Avenue
Ellensburg, Washington 98926
E-mail: [email protected] 

City College of New York
Graduate courses and workshops in literary translation

Department of English, Graduate Office
NAC 6/304
Convent Avenue
New York, New York 10036
Phone: (212) 650-6694
E-mail: [email protected]/

City University of New York
MA in Liberal Studies, specialization in translation studies 

The Graduate Center
MA Program in Liberal Studies
365 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10016-4309
Phone: (212) 817-8480
E-mail: [email protected]

Colorado State University
Courses in translation; translation projects for MFA in Creative Writing
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
C104 Clark
Fort Collins, Colorado 80523
Phone: (970) 491-6141
Fax: (970) 491-2822 

Columbia University
Courses in literary translation

Creative Writing Center
612 Lewisohn
Mail Code 4108, 2970 Broadway
New York, New York 10027-6902
Phone: (212) 854-3774
E-mail: [email protected]

Connecticut College
BA Honors thesis translation option (Chinese) 

270 Mohegan Avenue New London, Connecticut 06320-4196 
Phone: (860) 439-2187 
Fax: (860) 439-5340

Drew University
MFA in Poetry and Poetry in Translation (low-residency) 
Two Tracks: Poetry writing and translation of poetry; translation of poetry 

36 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940 
Phone: 973-408-3110 
Fax: 973-408-3040 
[email protected]

Elms College
Courses in translation (French, Spanish) 

Modern Languages
291 Springfield Street
Chicopee, Massachusetts 01013
Phone: (413) 594-2761, x 300

Florida Atlantic University
Course in translation (Spanish)

Department of Languages and Linguistics
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, Florida 33431 
Phone: (561) 297-3860
Fax: (561) 297-2657

Fordham College, Fordham University
Courses in translation (Italian, Spanish, French, German)

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
Faber Hall 560
441 East Fordham Road
Bronx, New York 10458
Phone: (718) 817-2650


George Mason University
Undergraduate and graduate courses in translation (including French, German, Spanish) 

Modern and Classical Languages
223 Thompson Hall
4400 University Drive
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
Phone: (703) 993-1220
Fax: (703) 993-1245
[email protected]

Georgia State University 
Graduate Translation Certificate Program (French, Spanish) 
Translation Program 
Department of Modern and Classical Languages 
One University Plaza 
Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3083 
Phone: (404) 651-2747 or (404) 651-2265

Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics
MA in Applied Linguistics with concentration in bible translation

7500 W. Camp Wisdom Road
Dallas, Texas 75236 
Phone: (972) 708-7340
Fax: (972) 708-7433

Harvard University
Graduate courses and workshops in translation
Longfellow Institute Seminar: “Translating American Literature into English” ([email protected]
Department of Comparative Literature
Boylston Hall, G-02
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
Phone: (617) 495-2543
Fax: (617) 496-4343

Department of English and American Literature
12 Quincy Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
Phone: (617) 495-2533 
Fax: (617) 496-8737
E-mail: [email protected]

Hofstra University
Courses in translation (French, Italian)
Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
338 Calkins Hall 
Hempstead, New York 11549
Phone: (516) 463-5104
Fax: (516) 463-2310 

Howard University
Graduate courses in translation (French, Spanish) 
Department of Modern Languages
2400 6th Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20059

Indiana University
Graduate specialization in literary translation
Certificate in Literary Translation
Department of Comparative Literature
Ballantine Hall 402
1020 E. Kirkwood Avenue
Bloomington, Indiana 47405-7103 
Phone: (812) 855-7070
Fax: (812) 855-2688
E-mail: [email protected]

Kansas State University
Course: Introduction to Spanish Translation
104 Eisenhower Hall
Manhattan, Kansas 66506-1003
Phone: (785) 532-6760
Fax: (785) 532-7004 
E-mail: [email protected]

Kent State University
BS, MA in Translation Studies (French, German, Russian, Spanish)
Institute for Applied Linguistics
109 Satterfield Hall
Kent, Ohio 44242

Lehman College
Courses in translation (French, German, Italian, Spanish)
Department of Languages and Literatures
257 Carman Hall
250 Bedford Park Blvd. West
Bronx, New York 0468-1589
Phone: (718) 960-8215
Fax: (718) 960-8218
E-mail: [email protected]

Lehigh University
Courses in composition and translation
Modern Foreign Languages
Maginnes Hall
27 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015
Phone: (610) 758-3090

Louisiana State University
Workshop in Literary Translation (within MFA program in Creative Writing) 
Course in translation (French)
Department of English
213 Allen Hall
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801
Phone: (225) 388-2236
Fax: (225) 388-4129

Marygrove College
Undergraduate and Graduate Translation Certificate (French, Spanish)
Modern Language Translation
Liberal Arts Building, Room 112
8425 West McNichols Road
Detroit, Michigan 48221-2599 
Phone: (313) 927-1292

Marymount Manhattan College
Courses in translation (French, Spanish)
Continuing Education Certificate in Translating and Interpreting 
Humanities Division
221 East 71st Street
New York, New York 10021
Phone: (212) 517-0555

Montclair State College
BA with concentration in translation (French, Spanish)
Translating and Interpreting Certificate in Spanish (graduate)
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Upper Montclair, New Jersey 07043

The Monterey Institute of International Studies
M.A. in Translation
M.A. in Translation and Interpretation
M.A. in Conference Interpretation
(Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish and Korean)
Translation and Interpretation 
425 Van Buren Street
Monterey, California 93940 
Phone: (408) 647-4170

New York University
Courses in Translation Studies
Course: French to English Literary Translation
Courses and workshops (Comparative Literature, French, Spanish)
Certificate in Translation (French, German, Portuguese, Spanish)
Foreign Language Programs
School of Continuing and Professional Studies
48 Cooper Square, Room 107
New York, New York 10003
Phone: (212) 998-7030


Graduate School of Arts and Science 
P.O. Box 907 Cooper Station
New York, New York 10276-0907
Phone: (212) 998-8050
Fax: (212) 995-4557
E-mail: [email protected]

North Carolina State University
Courses in translation (French, German, Spanish) 
Foreign Languages and Literatures
1911 Building, Room 117
Box 8106
Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-8106
Phone: (919) 515-2475 
Fax: (919) 515-6981

Northern Arizona University
Courses in translation (French, German, Navajo, Spanish)
Department of Modern Languages
Babbitt Academic Annex, Room 108 
P.O. Box 6004 
Flagstaff, Arizona 86011 
Phone: (520) 523-2361 
Fax: (520) 523-0963

North Dakota State University
Special topics courses may include translation (French, German, Spanish)

Department of Modern Languages
Minard Hall 320
Fargo, North Dakota 58105
Phone: (701) 231-7887
Fax: (701) 231-1047
E-mail: [email protected] 

Oakland University
Courses in translation (French, German, Japanese, Russian, Spanish)
Translation Certificate

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
418 Wilson Hall
Rochester, Michigan 48309-4401
Phone: (248) 370-2060
E-mail: [email protected]

Oberlin College
Translation workshops (Creative Writing/Comparative Literature)

Departments of Creative Writing
173 West Lorain Street
Oberlin, Ohio 44074
Phone: (440) 775-8121

Ohio State University
Graduate course: Theory and Practice of Literary Translation

Department of Comparative Studies
308 Dulles Hall
230 W. 17th Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43210
Phone: (614) 292-2559 
Fax: (614) 292-6707

Oklahoma City University
Undergraduate course: Methods of Translation (German)

The Modern Language Department 
2501 N. Blackwelder
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73106
Phone: (405) 521-5127

Pennsylvania State University
Undergraduate and graduate seminars in translation

College of the Liberal Arts
Department of Comparative Literature
311 Burrowes Building
University Park, Pennsylvania 16802
Phone: (814) 863-0589

Princeton University
Undergraduate translation workshops (Creative Writing, Comparative Literature)
Graduate course: Arts of Imitation (Comparative Literature)

Program in Creative Writing
185 Nassau Street
Princeton, New Jersey 08544
Phone:  (609) 258-4712
Fax: (609) 258-2230

Queens College of the City University of New York
MFA in Literary Translation
Translation courses (French, Greek, Italian, Russian, Spanish)

Creative Writing Program
Department of English
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Flushing, NY 11367
Phone: (718)-997-4671
E-mail: [email protected]

Rhodes College
Courses: Introduction to Translation (French), Workshop in Literary Translation (German) 

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
2000 N. Parkway
Memphis, Tennessee 38112
Phone: (901) 843-3733
Fax: (901) 843-3633

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Undergraduate Certificate of Proficiency in Translation (Spanish, English)
MA option in translation (Spanish)
Translation courses (French, Spanish) 

Department of Spanish and Portuguese
105 George Street
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-1414
Phone: (732) 932-9323
E-mail: [email protected]

San Diego State University
Certificate in Spanish/English Translation Studies

College of Arts & Letters
Department of Spanish & Portuguese
San Diego, California 92182-7003
Phone: (619) 594-6588
Fax: (619) 594-5293
Email: [email protected]

San Jose State University
Translation courses (French, Spanish)

Department of Foreign Languages
One Washington Square
San Jose, California 95192-0091
Phone: (408) 924-4602
Fax: (408) 924-4607

Sonoma State University
Course: The Art of Translating (German)

Department of Modern Languages & Literatures
Stevenson Hall, Room 3016
Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, California 94928
Phone: (707) 664-2351

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
Course: Translation Techniques (French)

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
Mailcode 4521
Carbondale, Illinois 62901-4521
Phone: (618) 536-5571
Fax: (618) 453-3253

Southern Methodist University
Undergraduate courses: Translation Theory and Practice (French, Spanish), 
Translation (Russian, as part of study abroad program) 

Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures
309 Clements Hall
Dallas, Texas 75275-0236
Phone:  (214) 768-2316
Fax: (214) 768-4133

State University of New York, The University at Albany
Post-M.A. Certificate of Advanced Study in Russian Translation

Slavic & Eurasian Studies
Languages, Literatures, & Cultures
Humanities 235
Albany, New York 12222
Phone:  (518) 442-4222
Fax: (518) 442-4111
E-mail: [email protected]

State University of New York, Binghamton University
PhD in Translation Studies
MA with concentration in literary translation (Comparative Literature, Romance Languages)
Graduate Certificate in Translation Studies (literary or non-literary; can combine with any PhD or MA program)
Undergraduate translation workshops

Center for Research in Translation 
Library Tower 1302
P.O. Box 6000
Binghamton, New York 13902
Phone: (607) 777-6765
E-mail:[email protected]

Swarthmore College
Translation workshop 
Course: Theory and Practice of Translation (German)

Modern Languages and Literatures
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081-1390
Fax: (610) 328-7769

University of Arkansas
MFA in Literary Translation 

Department of English
333 Kimpel Hall
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701 
Phone:  (501) 575-4301
Fax: (501) 575-5919
E-mail: [email protected]

University of California, Berkeley
Courses in translation (Comparative Literature, German, Japanese, Russian)

College of Letters & Science
201 Campbell Hall
Berkeley, California 94720-2920
Phone: (510) 642-4487

University of California, Irvine
Graduate courses in translation theory and practice

Department of English and Comparative Literature 
435 Humanities Instructional Building 
Irvine, California 92697-2650
Phone: (949) 824-6712
Fax: (949) 824-2916

International Center for Writing and Translation

University of California, Riverside
MA in Comparative Literature with emphasis in translation
Undergraduate course in translation (German)

Comparative Literature and Foreign Languages
Humanities and Social Sciences Building
Room 2401
Riverside, California 92521
Phone: (909) 787-5007

University of California, Santa Barbara
Undergraduate and graduate courses in translation
(Comparative Literature, Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, Spanish)

College of Letters and Science
2217 Cheadle Hall
Santa Barbara, California 93106
Phone: (805) 893-2145 
Fax: (805) 893-2441

University of Central Oklahoma
Undergraduate courses in translation (French, German, Spanish) 

Modern Languages, Literatures, & Cultural Studies
100 North University Drive
Edmond, Oklahoma 73034
Phone: (405) 974-5647
Fax: (405) 974-5848

University of Denver
Undergraduate course: Techniques of Translation (German)

Department of Languages and Literatures
Sturm Hall 346
2000 Asbury Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80208-2662
Phone: (303) 871-2662
Fax: (303) 871-4555
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Georgia
Graduate course: Problems in Literary Translation 

Comparative Literature Department
131 Joe Brown Hall
Athens, Georgia 30602
Phone: (706) 542-2140
Fax: (706) 542-2155

University of Hawaii at Hilo

Japanese Studies Department
200 W. Kawili St.
Hilo, Hawaii 96720-4479
Phone: (808) 974-7736
Fax: (808) 974-7685

University of Hawaii at Manoa
Certification Program in Conference Interpretation (French, Japanese, Spanish and Chinese)
Liberal Studies concentration in translation and interpretation 

Center for Interpretation and Translation Studies
College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature
Moore 161
1890 East-West Rd.
Honolulu, Hawaii 96822 
Phone:  (808) 956-6233
Fax: (808) 956-2078
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Houston
Undergraduate courses: Introduction to Translation (German), Advanced Translation (French, German)

Department of Modern and Classical Languages
Houston, Texas 77204-3048
Phone: (713) 743-3007 
FAX: (713) 743-0935

University of Illinois at Chicago
Graduate translation workshop

Department of English
601 South Morgan Street M/C 162
Chicago, Illinois 60607-7120
Phone: (312) 413-2200 
Fax: (312) 413-1005
Email: [email protected]

Course: Introduction to Translation Theory 

Department of Germanic Studies
601 South Morgan Street M/C 189
1524 University Hall
Chicago, Illinois 60607-7115
Phone: (312) 996-3205
Fax: (312) 413-2377

Course: Methods and Principles of Translation (French)

Department of Spanish, French, Italian, and Portuguese
Phone: (312) 996-3222 
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Courses in translation (Comparative Literature, French, German, Russian, Spanish) 

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
294 Lincoln Hall
702 S. Wright St., MC-446
Urbana, Illinois 61801
Phone: (217) 333-1350

University of Iowa
MFA in Literary Translation
Iowa Translation Workshop

Division of World Languages, Literatures & Cultures
111 Phillips Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1323
Phone: (319) 335-2923

University of Kansas
Undergraduate course in translation 

Humanities and Western Civilization Program
308 Bailey Hall
Lawrence, Kansas 66045-7574
Phone: (785) 864-3011
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Maine 
Undergraduate courses in translation (French, German) 

Department of Modern Languages and Classics
201 Little Hall
Orono, Maine 04469
Phone: (207) 581-2073

University of Maryland

School of Foreign Languages and Literatures
3215 Jiménez Hall
College Park, Maryland 20742-4821
Phone: (301) 405-4240

University of Massachusetts
MA in Translation Studies

Translation Center
442 Herter Hall
Amherst, Massachusetts 01003
Phone: (413) 545-2203
Fax: (413) 577-3400
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Offers an undergraduate course in Portuguese-English translation, as part of its regular academic year curriculum and as part of its annual Summer Program in Portuguese:

Department of Portuguese
285 Old Westport Rd.,
Dartmouth, MA 02747

University of Michigan
Courses in Translation Studies

Program in Comparative Literature 
2015 Tisch Hall 
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 
Phone: (734) 763-2351 
Fax: (734) 764-8503 
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Mississippi
Courses in translation theory 

Department of English
Bondurant Hall C128
Box 1848
University, Mississippi 38677-1848
Phone: (662) 915-7439
Fax: (662) 915-5787
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Nebraska at Kearney
Undergraduate course in literary translation
Certificate in Translation and Interpretation (French, German, Spanish)

Department of Modern Languages
Thomas Hall 215
Kearney, Nebraska 68849 
Phone: (308) 865-8536
Fax: (308) 865-8806

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Certificate in Translating (French, German, Spanish)

Department of Languages and Culture Studies
Barnard 225 
9201 University City Boulevard 
Charlotte, North Carolina 28223
Phone: (704) 687-2338
Fax: (704) 687-3496

University of Oregon
Graduate course: Translations/Transformations (German)

Department of German Languages and Literatures
202 Friendly Hall
Eugene, Oregon 97403-1250
Phone: (541) 346-4051
Fax: (541) 346-4126 
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Rhode Island
Undergraduate course: Techniques of translation (Italian) 

Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures
60 Upper College Road
Kingston, Rhode Island 02881
Phone: (401) 874-5911
Fax: (401) 874-4694

University of Texas at Arlington
Undergraduate courses in translation (Russian)

Department of Modern Languages
Box 19557
Arlington, Texas 76019
Phone: (817) 272-3161
Fax: (817) 272-5148

University of Texas at Austin
Graduate courses in literary translation

Graduate School
Main Building 101
Austin, Texas 78712
Phone: (512) 471-4511
Fax: (512) 471-7620
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Texas at Dallas
Undergraduate and graduate translation workshops
Translation-based thesis option for MA and PhD

Center for Translation Studies
School of Arts & Humanities
Box 830688 (JO 51)
Richardson, Texas 75083-0688
Phone: (972) 883-2092
Fax: (972) 883-6303
E-mail: [email protected]

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Graduate Certificate or MA in Translation (Arabic, French, German, Russian or Spanish to English)

Translation and Interpreting Studies
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201
Phone: (414) 229-5968
Fax: (414) 229-2939

Utah State University
Undergraduate courses: Techniques in Translating German Texts
Russian Translation for Science, Business, and Culture

Department of Languages and Philosophy
0720 Old Main Hill
Logan, Utah 84322-0720
Phone: (435) 797-1209

Washington University
Graduate course: The Theory and Practice of Literary Translation (German)

Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures
Campus Box 1104
One Brookings Drive
St. Louis, Missouri 63130-4899
Phone: (314) 935-5106
E-mail: [email protected]

Wayne State University
Undergraduate and graduate course: The Art of Translation (required for MA in Comparative Lit.)

Department of English, Comparative Literature Program
Room 2242, 51 W. Warren
Detroit, Michigan 48202
Phone: (313) 577-7556
Fax: (313) 577-8618

Wesleyan University
Workshop in Literary Translation (French)

Department of Romance Languages and Literatures
300 High Street
Middletown, Connecticut 06459
Phone: (860) 685-2830
Fax: (860) 685-2831

West Chester University
Undergraduate translation workshop

Comparative Literature Studies
537 Main Hall
West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383
Phone: (610) 436-2335

Wright State University
Graduate course: The Art of Translation (Spanish)

Department of Modern Languages
133 Allyn Hall
3640 Colonel Glenn Highway
Dayton, Ohio 45435-0001 
Phone: (937) 775-2641
Fax: (937) 775-2707
E-mail: [email protected]