Graduate Studies



Degrees offered: M.A. and Ph.D.

Strong foundation and in-depth preparation for research in the core areas of the German Studies Curriculum, including literature and literary culture, intellectual history and cultural studies, film studies, linguistics and Second Language Acquisition (DAF), as well as in numerous specialties, from the medieval period to the present.

Study Abroad Opportunities: Freie Universität Berlin, Technische Universität Dresden

Additional university Graduate Interdisciplinary Specializations/Minors: Film Studies, Second Language Studies, Sexuality Studies, Folklore, Medieval and Renaissance Studies

Recent graduates from the OSU German Graduate Program in German at Ohio State

For more details, go to The Graduate Program in German

Apply on-line to the graduate program.




Degrees offered: M.A. and Ph.D.

Courses in Yiddish language, literature, and culture have been offered at The Ohio State University for some two decades. In this time, Ohio State has grown to be one of the premier institutions of Yiddish research, teaching, and scholarship in the hemisphere.

For more details, go to the Graduate Program in YASP.

Apply on-line to the graduate program.




 No graduate degrees offered.
Graduate level coursework: Scandinavian 5150 - Introduction to Old Norse-Icelandic