East Central European Studies, Minor

The Minor program in East Central European Studies offers students the opportunity for the interdisciplinary study of the language, history, politics, literature, and culture of Eastern and Central Europe. The minor requires a total of six courses (6 CU) beyond the language requirement (two semesters), which students can satisfy by choosing any regional language currently offered at Penn (i.e. Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, Hungarian, Polish, Ukrainian, Yiddish), by completing language coursework through a study abroad program, or by demonstrating equivalent proficiency.

Minor Requirements
Completion of at least two semesters of language study or the demonstration of equivalent proficiency
Core Courses
Select 4 course units of core courses with at least 2 course units with comparative topics covering more than one country in ECE4
Select 2 course units of Electives2
Total Course Units6

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2023 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.