Bachelor of Arts in Translation & Interpreting
University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Program Details

Earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in Translation and Interpreting in an online format with University of Massachusetts-Amherst.  This degree is designed to prepare students for this rapidly expanding field in today’s competitive marketplace.  Graduates with this degree may consider career paths in:

  • Business
  • Diplomacy
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Education

Students develop language mediation skills through courses that are multilingual.  The online format of this program allows for interaction with students from different languages and cultures.  Studies cover topics such as ethics and standards, legal interpreting, mental health interpreting, translation technology, and more.  Design your own curriculum in completely online or blended course formats with UMass today.


  • 12 credits of college course work (a composition course is strongly recommended)
  • A high school diploma or GED
  • A 2.00 GPA 

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education