Master of Science in Translation
New York University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Translation degree encompasses the skills needed to prepare students to become effective professional translators.  This includes skills in communication, creativity, and cultural competence that employers seek.  You will also develop textual, cultural, and technical competencies in communication across languages with this translation degree.  You will learn to work in teams and independently while gaining an understanding of industry standards.  Graduates of this translation degree are able to deliver content tailored to specific markets, clients, and audiences. 

This program features four program areas:

  • Language & Translation Theory
  • Translation Courses
  • Subject Matter Background
  • Thesis Project or Capstone

Requirements

  • Resume
  • Transcripts
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Personal Statement
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Standardized Tests (If required by Admissions team)
  • Those who did not complete an undergraduate degree in a program where Chinese, French, or Spanish is the medium of instruction should take an online Reading Proficiency Test

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education