Missouri State University

Modern & Classical Languages (MCL)
  French

BA Four-Year Graduation Plan: French

Future Students

This is a model four-year graduation plan. Your path to graduation will vary based on factors such as college credit you earned while in high school, your choice of a minor or second major, initial placement in your language courses and Study Away.

Current Students

This model is not intended as an advisement tool. Please see the Advised Course List and the Course Rotation for your intended/declared major, and meet with your advisor before registering.

First semester (fall)

First semester courses Credit hours
ENG 110 Writing I3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations2
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship3
BA Language Requirement FRN 101/102 6
Total hours16

Second semester (spring)

Second semester courses Credit hours
CIS/CSC 101 Computers for Learning2
FRN 201 Intermediate French I3
HST 121 or 122 US History3
MTH 130 Contemporary Mathematics or higher 3
General Education - Self-Understanding3
KIN 210 Healthy Lifestyles: Preventive Approaches3
Total hours16

Third semester (fall)

Third semester courses Credit hours
FRN 202 Intermediate French II3
Minor Course3
General Education - Natural World4
HST 103 World History to Circa 1600 C.E.3
General Education - Culture and Society3
Total hours16

Fourth semester (spring)

Fourth semester courses Credit hours
General Education - Natural World4
Course in major FRN elective3
Course in major FRN elective3
Minor Course3
General Education - Self-Understanding3
Total hours16

Fifth semester (fall)

Fifth semester courses Credit hours
ENG 210 Writing II: Writing Across the Disciplines3
Course in major FRN elective3
Minor Course3
Minor Course3
Elective3
Total hours15

Sixth semester (spring)

Sixth semester courses Credit hours
Minor Course3
Minor Course3
Course in major FRN elective 400 or 500 level3
Course in major FRN elective3
HST 104 World History Since 1600 C.E.3
Total hours15

Seventh semester (fall)

Seventh semester courses Credit hours
Course in major FRN elective 400 or 500 level3
Course in major FRN elective3
Elective3
Elective3
PHI 105 Critical Thinking or 110 requirement 3
Total hours15

Eighth semester (spring)

Eighth semester courses Credit hours
MCL 499 Program Assessment0
Course in major FRN elective3
BA Fine Arts Course3
BA Fine Arts Course 3
General Elective4
Total hours13

GPA requirements include: minimum GPA of 2.50 in all courses counted toward the major.

Minor required (Minors typically require 18-24 credit hours)
Major electives are all French courses numbered 200 and above
Summer Abroad is highly recommended