The 20-credit Certificate in German, offered by the Department of French, German, Italian and Slavic, provides students the experience and interpersonal skills required to engage in complex, cross-cultural situations. Required coursework emphasizes aural, pronunciation and oral drills, as well as grammar. The program is tailored to help students achieve their learning goals, whether they want to engage in business with German partners, work in government agencies or in media, or pursue relevant graduate studies.

Certificates are awarded only at the time of completion of the bachelor's degree and cannot be awarded either as a stand-alone program of study or after completion of the first bachelor's degree.

Campus Location: Main

Program Code: LA-GER-CR2+

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Please contact the College of Liberal Arts' Center for Academic Advising for more information on minors, certificates or other CLA programs.

Learn more about the undergraduate certificate in German.


GER 1001Introduction to German I4
GER 1002Introduction to German II4
GER 2001Intermediate I3
GER 2002Intermediate II3
GER 2501German for Business I3
Select one from:3
Composition I
Culture and Civilization I
Total Credit Hours20