Languages at Truman
Regardless of your major, being proficient in a foreign language can create more career opportunities. Whether you want to study abroad, teach, pursue government work, or conduct international business, you can give yourself an edge by building a foreign language into your studies.
Boost Your Language Skills
At Truman, you can take classes in an area that interests you or add a foreign language minor to any major. Check out some of your options:
- Classics Major (Latin, Greek)
- Modern Language Major (French, German, Spanish)
- Interdisciplinary Studies Major (Design your own major)
- Chinese Minor
- French Minor
- German Minor
- Greek Minor
- Italian Studies Minor
- Japanese Minor
- Latin Minor
- Spanish Minor
- Spanish Minor for the Professions
More Opportunities to Enhance Your Language Skills
Special Housing Option
The World Languages Living Community, located in Missouri Hall, welcomes all first-year students who have a strong interest in learning about different languages and cultures. Residents have the opportunity to form close connections with Modern Language faculty and practice their language skills.
Several students groups provide opportunities for you to practice your language skills including Club Ã, a Spanish speaking organization; International Club; Japanese Language Exchange Group; Namaste Nepal; Society of Sino-American Studies; United Speakers-Hablantes, and other student organizations.