May 23, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024 
Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024

World Languages and Cultures Minors

French, Greek, Italian, Latin, Spanish: 18 credits at the elementary level or above. Placement in a previously studied language will be determined by placement testing in the Language Learning Center.

Portuguese: 14 credits consisting of

 ,  , and two advanced Portuguese courses. *Minor in Portuguese will not be offered during the AY 2021-2022*.

Minors in Arabic, Chinese, German, Japanese and Russian are sometimes possible, depending upon the availability of courses in these languages or through study abroad. Arabic, Chinese and Japanese: 18 credits at the elementary level or higher. Russian: 16 credits consisting of RUSS 110 , RUSS 210  and 6 additional credits. 

Students who minor in two languages must complete 12 credits in each language beginning at the intermediate level or higher.

Elementary courses in any language are not normally open to students who have studied two or more years of the same language in high school. Native speakers of a language normally begin above the 311-312 level. Any deviation from these policies must be approved by the Department of World Languages and Cultures.

For more information on the World Languages and Cultures department, visit its website.