Minor in East European Studies

Night scene of building and bridge

The East European Studies interdisciplinary minor requires a minimum of 18 credits in approved course work (normally, 6 one-semester courses), distributed as follows:

  • 3 credits in either Russian Civilization or Slavic Civilizations
  • 3 additional credits in Russian or East European history, culture or politics
  • 6 credits in Russian or in another Slavic or East European language at or above the intermediate level
  • 6 credits in approved elective course work from related areas such as: art history, economics, sociology, film studies, literature, linguistics or language, philosophy, or theology.


For more information on the minor in East European Studies, contact Professor Maxim D. Shrayer, Director, East European Studies minor, shrayerm@bc.edu.