Summer Intensive Russian Program
Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
In Just 8 Weeks, You Can...
Earn up to a year of academic credit to transfer to your home institution
Participate in engaging co-curricular activities like attending a Russian Orthodox service, making pirozhki, and enjoying bonfires on the beach.
*89% of students accomplished this in 2015. Learn more about the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines.
Russian Program Highlights:
- Beautiful Monterey, California location
- Small class sizes with an average of 10 students per class
- Expert instructors and excellent tutors
- 21 hours of intensive language learning each week
- $4,175 tuition: we also accept home institution financial aid and outside scholarships
Students are exposed to real-world materials such as YouTube videos, Russian pop music lyrics, and animation to stimulate broad-ranging communicative activities.
Students work on individual projects to develop fluency in their own fields of interest.
- Conversation partner program, which offers a chance to interact with native-speakers from the Institute’s graduate and ESL programs
- Courses are content-based and ideal for preparing you for living or studying abroad, working in Russian, further study, and much more!