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Why study French at Missouri State University?

  • Our expert faculty provide learning experiences that sharpen your speaking, writing and conversation skills in French.
  • Smaller class sizes mean you get to know your professors – many of whom hold PhDs – and receive focused, one-on-one attention from them.
  • Knowing French can help you land exciting jobs in a variety of fields.
  • Studying French will prepare you to pursue graduate studies.
  • Missouri State offers you many opportunities for study away, service learning and internships so you can practice speaking French in real-world situations.

Degree options and courses

Through the Bachelor of Science in Modern Language, you may focus on French language and culture. This flexible curriculum offers two degree programs and a variety of track options, allowing you to fully customize your education to your professional goals.

If you wish to add French to a different major program, consider the French minor.