Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

Learning Goals

Master your language aptitude, technical skills and cultural understanding with ourĀ MA in Translation program.

Language Proficiencies

  • Provide high quality translation from one language to another
  • Independently edit and revise translation pieces

Tools & Technology

  • Be familiar and confident with translation technologies including those found on the Internet and tools such as terminology management software and translation memories
  • Prepare quotes and budgets for a translation project


  • Negotiate with client on terms of assignment
  • Establish effective channels of communication taking into consideration cultural and linguistic differences and developing an ability to adapt to different situation and norms of translations