Guten Tag! German is a major language in European business and is the second-most commonly used language in science. Speaking and understanding is easy for English-speakers, since English and German share similarities in vocabulary and grammar.
You can minor in German or take classes to fulfill the language and intercultural competence requirement, as part of the DELL General Education Program.
What will I study?
Your classes will focus on language learning and practice, conversation, writing, culture, and literature.
What kind of job can I get?
A minor in German can increase your chances for a job in the European business market or in tourism.
It can also give you a good base of knowledge for current or future study in philosophy, chemistry, physics, or math.
Alicia Carter, PhD
Associate Professor of German and Spanish