May 27, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Russian Studies Minor

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Minor Requirements

Minor Core (8 Credit Hours)

Minor Electives (7 Credit Hours)

Select seven (7) hours in 3000- or 4000-level courses. 

 Please contact a World Languages advisor to plan the appropriate coursework.

GPA Requirements

Minor GPA (all USF courses which are applied to minor requirements): 2.0

Grading Requirements

C- or better to meet major course requirements unless specified elsewhere.

Note:  Some USF courses have higher grade criteria to meet prerequisite knowledge necessary for progression into higher level courses.

Residency Requirements

CAS Minor Academic Residency Requirement: 50% of minor must be completed at USF.

Other Requirements

Prerequisites: RUS 1120 - Beginning Russian I  (4 credit hours) and RUS 1121 - Beginning Russian II  (4 credit hours).
Students may be able to place out of prerequisites if they pass a proficiency test. Heritage students will be placed in languages courses according to their proficiency.

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Undergraduate Advising Information

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CAS Academic Advisor Contact information can be found here: CAS Advisors

To schedule an advising appointment: Advising Appointments

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