World Languages and Cultures

Undergraduate areas of study

Missouri State offers a range of major and minor programs that allow you to tailor your language skills to your educational and professional goals.

Graduate programs

Learn to teach language to others.

Learn the best ways to teach people a new language.

Improve your French language skills and culture savvy.

Immerse yourself into Spanish language, culture and customs.

Receive recognition for your language proficiency.

Additional learning opportunities

Our interdisciplinary programs and collaborative classes at the Foreign Language Institute offer even more opportunities to enhance your language skills.

Promote cultural exchange and language competence at our informal gathering in the Siceluff Hall library.

Our annual World Language Showcase helps your students make that transition from high school to college by bringing them to interact with language faculty and college students studying in world languages. There will be contests, proficiency activities, guest speakers and LOTS of languages.

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Immersive academics

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