General Information

Please click on the links to the right for detailed information about specific languages as well as related courses at MTSU.

Courses in foreign languages and literatures are designed to meet the general studies needs of all students and to develop communication skills and appreciation of cultures and literatures. The major is offered for those preparing to teach foreign languages, for students wishing to develop proficiency in the languages, for students preparing for international careers, and for students planning for graduate study. The major in Foreign Languages has three concentrations - French, German, and Spanish - and leads to either the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree. Minors are offered in French, German, and Spanish. Courses in Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese and Russian are available.

Interdisciplinary minors coordinated through the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures include Early Modern European Studies, Latin American Studies, and Classical Studies.

Foreign language courses and programs

Arabic
Chinese
French
German
Hebrew
Italian
Japanese
Latin
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Linguistic studies