Majors, Minors, & Certificates

The Department of International Languages & Cultures provides students with sequential and coherent opportunities to develop their linguistic skills (listening comprehension, reading, speaking, and writing); to acquire understanding and appreciation of foreign language, cultures, and literatures; and to become familiar with basic principles of linguistics and the teaching methodologies in the field.

In addition to the languages in which students can major, the department offers languages courses in ArabicChinese (Mandarin), Italian, Latin, Russian, and Thai. The availability of these courses depends on student interest.

Majors

French
German
German Studies
International Studies
Spanish

Minors

French
German
German Studies
Japanese
Spanish

Certificates

German
International Languages
International Studies
Japanese
Latin American Studies
Spanish

English as a Second Language

Students wishing to study English as a second language can visit the ESL program page for more details.