Master of Arts in Translation & Interpreting
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Program Details

The online MA in Translating & Interpreting provides career opportunities for interpreters to connect different cultures through their translation skills. In addition to core coursework, you can choose to focus on studies in professional translation, applied literary translation, or conference and community interpreting. Faculty offer expertise in a number of different research areas and several different languages. You will gain added leverage through your communications with other students from around the globe.

Program benefits include:

  • Flexible class instruction with no on-campus requirements
  • Engaging content via lectures, collaborative sessions, discussion boards, dual-mode instructions and more
  • Rigorous online academic standards that match on-campus instruction


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Excellent command of English and at least one other approved language
  • Letter(s) of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission