Dec 01, 2023
Foreign Languages Major
Students pursuing a Foreign Languages major choose the Modern Foreign Languages Concentration.
In order to fulfill the REAL Curriculum requirements, students need additional majors and/or minors to fulfill the R, E, A, and L areas.
REAL Foundational Requirements
Foundational Writing (3 Credits)
Foundational Math (3 credits)
REAL Cornerstone Requirements
Writing Intensive (WI) Courses (6 credits)
Writing Intensive courses are denoted below with a (WI). Two writing intensive courses are required to graduate, with at least one at the 300- or 400-level.
General Education Requirements
General Education courses will be denoted below with a (GE). Students are required to take at least 30 credit hours of general education designated courses within their degree requirements.
Major Requirements (36-38 credits)
B.A. Requirements (6-8 credits)
Foreign Languages majors fulfill all language requirement for the Bachelor of Arts degree. Foreign Language majors in the Bachelor of Arts program must also complete either a minor or a second major.
Modern Foreign Language Concentration
Required Courses (30 credits)
Majors must choose one of the following:*
30 semester hours with at least 24 hours above the intermediate level of French, which must include FREN 361 or FREN 362, and at least one course on the 400 level;
30 semester hours with at least 24 hours above the intermediate level of German, which must include at least one course on the 400 level;
30 semester hours with at least 24 hours above the intermediate level of Spanish, which must include SPAN 320 and at least two courses on the 400 level.
* Students seeking Licensure through the Teacher Education Program (TEP) must choose the Spanish concentration.
Additional Degree Requirements
To graduate with a major in Foreign Languages and Literatures, a student must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher in all courses attempted in the major.
Open Credit Hours (82-84 credits)
These credits can be used to fulfill additional courses, majors, minors, and/or REAL Curriculum requirements, including Foundational Writing and Foundational Math.
Total Credits Needed for Degree 120