The Department of International Languages and Cultures at Webster University offers a major and a minor in French with a wide range of excellent courses taught in French and English. We offer French instruction at all levels of language acquisition as well as advanced courses on Francophone cultures and literature. Our expert and dedicated faculty prepares you to become a highly proficient speaker of French. Our programs give you all the essential tools and continuous support to approach the job market with confidence or successfully carry on to graduate programs in any discipline.
Study Abroad Opportunities
Our short- and long-term study abroad opportunities enable you to enhance your linguistic
and cultural competence, build your professional development plan, and widen the horizon
of your professional opportunities. Our faculty will gladly help you find the program
that fits your needs.
Short-Term Hybrid Courses
- Nice (in) France: Regional Identities -- Students travel to Nice, France at the end of a four-week intensive online study program, combining online learning and study abroad. Read more about the 2014 hybrid offering »
Le Centre Francophone established a dual-credit partnership in French with Ritenour High School in 2013.
Le Club de français
Please join the newly created French Club! Come and enjoy student activities, such as screenings of Francophone movies, cultural excursions, and social gatherings. We would like to thank our inaugural board members: Robert Babcock (President), Goran Orescanin (Vice-President), and Kathy Deane (Treasurer). For more information about Le club de français, contact Dr. Lionel Cuillé.