Studying Swedish

There are currently about 40,000 students studying Swedish at some 200 universities in over 40 countries, including the United States. If you are interested in studying the Swedish language in the United States, there are many opportunities to do so.

Many universities and colleges throughout the U.S. offer Swedish languages courses for credit. There are also other organizations and institutions offering adult or non-credit Swedish language instruction.

List of Swedish Language University Courses in the United States

You can also visit:
ASTRA – the Association of Swedish Teachers and Researchers in America

Swedish for children in the DC area:

The Swedish School - Svenska Skolan
Saturday mornings 9:30 - 12 noon; Sept - Dec & Jan - June; five different levels.
Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School
7130 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, Virginia 22043

Swedish School for Language and Culture/Svenska skolan för språk och Kultur
Saturday mornings 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Private Swedish lessons in both Swedish as a second language and Swedish as mother tongue. Children and adults.

Other Resources:

(Swedish Women's Educational Association

Svenska kyrkan i New York
(The Church of Sweden in New York)

 Svenska mammor
(Swedish Moms)

Föreningen Svenskar i Världen 
(SVIV - Swedes Worldwide) 

Other Swedish Programs - for adults and children