Masters with Focus
The benefit of the
graduate programs offering a focus in Translation is that they do not
limit concentration in other area, and combines translation techniques
with other useful abilities.
University (New York)
This MA is quite similar in style to Binghamton's TRIP translation
certificate but is applied to an area in the Arts and Social Sciences.
The translation training can be formally applied to a Masters in
Comparative Literature, Romance Languages, Social Sciences, and
Education (with and MS also offered.) Even though these five areas have
formal translation tracks, the translation focus can be applied to any
other Master's degree program. Languages offered are French, German,
Korean, and Spanish into English.
University of New York
The CUNY Master's degree is a part of a more general Liberal Studies
program. One of the many focal opportunities, a specialization in
French, German, or Spanish to English Translation is offered. Two
courses from the chosen area are combined with interdisciplinary
courses, providing flexibility to meet individual interests.
University of Texas at Dallas
UT at Dallas supports a Master's degree in Writing and Translation that
is a liberal studies education. The Spanish/English Translation is
literary, and the completion of the degree requires 30 semester hours.
Also required to graduate, students must submit a portfolio of
No other university in the United States offers a PhD program that
includes translation. This doctorate in Philosophy requires 60 semester
hours is an extension of the MA. A dissertation and the passing of a
qualifying examination are also part of necessary curriculum.