Bachelor of Arts in French

Undergraduate students looking to advance their international relations skills while obtaining a broad understanding of business and economics in a foreign country, should consider the Bachelor of Arts in French. The French major offered through the World Languages and Literatures Department within the College of Liberal Arts is an invaluable option to further undergraduate education with rich cultural experiences. The B.A. in French provides students with a number of French language skills including reading, writing and cultural understanding. A major in French will help contribute to important professional fields of medicine, technology, diplomacy, finance and more.

Major Requirements

To complete the French major, 30 credits are required, all of which must be 300 level or above (with the exception of the required course in culture, FREN 221). In addition, at least 12 credits must be completed on the University of Nevada, Reno campus. Prior to graduation, students must complete an oral interview and provide a written sample of their French work to the World Languages and Literatures Department.

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