Bachelor of Arts- French

Bachelor of Arts

A student seeking a Bachelor of Arts degree in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures must follow the program outlined below for the French or Spanish major. A minor is required for this degree and may be completed in a second foreign language or in some other field (English, history, technology, business administration, computer science, etc.).  All persons seeking the Bachelor of Arts degree should consult the appropriate section of the catalog for the general description of this degree.

A French major for the BA degree requires 32 hours in the target language.


General Education Requirements for a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in French.* (43-48 hours)

Basic Skills (12 hours)

General Education Electives (31-36 hours)

    Sciences (8-9 hours)

    Social Studies (3 hours)

    Political Studies (3 hours)

    Producing and Consuming (5-6 hours)

    Fine Arts and Aesthetic Studies (2-3 hours)

    Cultural Studies (0 hours)

        (satisfied by MLL 326 French Conversation II and MLL 328 Readings in French Literature)

    Health and Well Being (4-6 hours)

    Human Heritage (6 hours)


* For specific general education course requirements see General Education Requirements for All Baccalaureate Degrees.