Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced student of French, we’ll help you take your abilities to the next level. Our faculty members from across the French-speaking world will work with you to reach a high level of proficiency, and you’ll gain a broad knowledge of one of the world’s most dynamic cultural traditions.
April 21, 2020
April 01, 2020
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Because French opens doors! In today’s interconnected world, knowledge of foreign languages and cultures will enhance your prospects in almost any career. And French is a great choice: It’s a widely used official working language in countless political, business, and cultural organizations across Europe, Africa, and the Americas. It’s also the third most important business language and the fifth most widely used language in the world, with hundreds of millions of speakers spread over five continents.Learn more about the French major