BA - German

Program Number: 0345

The BA in German prepares students for a wide variety of careers, where proficiency in German is essential.  This program offers beginning, intermediate, and advanced courses in language, literature, and culture. Some of these courses are even offered online. Students with high school German may qualify to take a higher level course right away, thus shortening the time it takes to graduate. According to the Goethe-Institut, knowing German can increase your job opportunities with both German and foreign companies based domestically and abroad. Language skills in German are an attractive asset to employers involved in global commerce, and it is important to know that German is the second most commonly used scientific language. Furthermore, Germany is heavily invested in research & development and offers fellowships to scientists from other countries. A degree in German from Edinboro University can put you on the path to an exciting career in the global marketplace.

The version of the program that applies to you depends on your semester of admission to the program.

If you are unsure regarding your semester of program admission (also known as the "catalog term"),
please see your academic advisor or the department chairperson for this information.