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Prepare for your career change with the University of Illinois’ online programs


Thinking about a career change in 2022?

Professional translators and interpreters use languages to build bridges between cultures, worlds, and people. This is one of the reasons their knowledge and skills are in such great demand today.

Prepare to enter or lead in this diverse and in-demand field with an online Master of Arts in Translation and Interpreting from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. (The program is also available on campus.)

The preferred application deadline for scholarship consideration is December 1, 2021, and the standard application deadline is March 1, 2021.

Designed for working professionals, the online MA in Translation and Interpreting allows you to learn from anywhere in the world while continuing to work a full-time job. Online students learn from the same award-winning instructors as on-campus students.

The program supports work in most major world languages. In addition to foundational courses in translation theory, professional practice, and technical skills, you’ll be able to specialize in one of these three areas: Translation for the Professions, Literary Translation, or Conference and Community Interpreting.

Are you ready to apply? If so, please take a look at the application process.

Here are some other degree and certificate programs from the top-ranked University of Illinois for you to explore:

Master of Science in Library and Information Science: Final application deadline for Fall 2022 is December 1, 2021. Consistently ranked the #1 program of its kind in the nation, the program provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to creatively and effectively manage, analyze, and preserve information. The program can be customized based on students’ career interests.

Master of Science in Recreation, Sport, & Tourism: Application deadline is December 9, 2021, for a January 2022 start. A degree in RST will prepare you to become a leader in this diverse, in-demand field. Join alumni who are working for national athletic clubs; local, state, and national parks and recreation services; private industry, higher education, and more.

Master of Veterinary Science—Livestock Health Systems: Application deadline is December 15, 2021, for a January 2022 start. Fall 2022 applications are open now as well. Whether you enroll in the affordable $9,700 master’s degree program, participate in the graduate certificate program, or take an individual course, you’ll learn from award-winning faculty who are also industry experts.

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