Program Overview

Students pursuing a minor in French will receive a practical grounding in French language, literature and culture. This minor is a valuable supplement to any degree as it allows you to prepare for and pursue careers in business, government, education, translation, communications, travel and more.

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Minor Requirements

Our 18-credit minor creates a comprehensive learning experience with courses in French language (conversation, composition, translation, and phonetics), culture, and literature.


French (Minor)

Maria Villalobos-Buehner

Professor of Spanish, Department Chair

Languages, Literatures and Cultures

Fine Arts 354

mvillalobos [at]


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