College of Arts and Sciences
Majors, Minors and Other Opportunities
Bachelor of Arts Degree (B.A.) in Foreign Languages and Cultures has three options!
We also offer the B.A. in:
Undergraduate minors in:
We also offer elementary and intermediate instruction in Chinese and Japanese. We sponsor two popular study abroad programs: WISE-Spain and WISE-Costa Rica.
We encourage double majors in Foreign Languages and Cultures and another discipline. Joint curriculum sequences are available for the following programs:
Foreign Languages in the News
New York Post reports, "Speaking Two or More Languages Becoming Essential Skill."
Resources for Students
- Student Organizations & Clubs
- Brochure (PDF) for Integrated Baccalaureate Degree in Foreign Languages & Cultures (BA) and Master of Liberal Arts and Sciences (MLAS)
German Coffee and Conversation Hour
German "Kaffeestunde" will be every Monday at 4:00-5:00 pm in the Foreign Languages and Literatures lab, Morgan Hall 303. Contact Dr. Gary Schmidt for more info at (309) 298-1558 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Japanese Club is every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 in Morgan Hall 328.
Learn about Japanese culture, improve your Japanese speaking skills, and meet new people. Contact Wenhong Teel for more info at (309) 298-1558 or via email at email@example.com.
Grupo de Español
Spanish Club is on Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30 pm in Morgan Hall 303. It is only for WIU students. It is a chance for students to get together and have Spanish club and conversation in a casual setting.
Tertulias (Spanish Conversations) will not be held this semester.
French Conversation Hour
French Conversation will be on Wednesdays, 3:00-4:00 p.m. in the Foreign Languages and Literatures lab, Morgan Hall 303. Come and practice your French. All levels welcome!
For more information contact Dr. Edmond Asare, at (309) 298-1558 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.