Multilingual students with awareness of many cultures thrive in their chosen careers. Prepare for a teaching career or to conduct research abroad in your language specialty with our advanced degree program.
Develop expertise in Spanish, French, German or comparative literature, and further your knowledge in literature and cultures across the world. You'll undertake an in-depth study of literature in your language specialization and work closely with our faculty on research. Non-thesis options are available.
Gain valuable, transferable skills by studying languages, literatures and cultures from around the world.
Enjoy many exciting study abroad opportunities in the exchange program with universities in Europe.
Acquire teaching experience while developing critical thinking, reading, listening and writing skills in your language specialty.
Learn from our outstanding language professors who are well-versed in their areas and care about students' success.
What You’ll Study
Coursework includes literary and cultural theory, research methods, analyzing and discussing texts in the target language (orally and in writing) and producing original research that demonstrates graduate-level discourse. Admission and graduation requirements vary by area of specialty.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Breaking down complex problems or situations to identify patterns, connections and solutions
Foreign Language Skills
Communicating effectively to understand different cultures and foster global connections
Developing the skills to communicate effectively and work collaboratively across cultures
Working with professionals from different disciplines to provide coordinated care or services
Creating professional written content for inclusion in scholarly journal articles, books and reports
Foster learning by conveying knowledge, skills and concepts to students
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Business Manager/Executive
- International Business
- Hospitality and Tourism