French Minor

Study abroad students in Paris, France
The minor in French is a valuable enhancement to any major. In addition to developing your language proficiency, you gain a global perspective. InĀ  keeping with your particular interests, you choose among upper-level courses that allow you to explore French literature, civilization, grammar, and business.

You can immerse yourself in French culture through study-abroad programs in the Loire Valley, the Alps, or other locations in France, and Truman has study-abroad programs in Belgium, Switzerland, Senegal, and Quebec. Study abroad is encouraged, and you can apply for study abroad scholarships that provide financial assistance.

Having a background in French opens the door to career opportunities across the public, private, and nonprofit sectors including government, international relations, international business and accounting, communication, translation, law, and linguistics.