Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures

Undergraduate Programs

FLL students standing together and smiling at the camera
FLL students promote linguistic diversity in community, 2018.

Graduates from the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures have cited their foreign language studies and skills as the foundation for pursuing graduate studies or obtaining positions in communications, government, health professions, law, business, primary and secondary education, non-profit organizations, or academe. The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures offers Bachelor of Arts degrees in French, French-International Trade, German, German-International Trade, Spanish, and Spanish-International Trade.

All students with previous language experience in French, German, or Spanish who wish to advance their studies in the same language must take the Foreign Language Placement Test prior to Camp War Eagle, Successfully Orienting Students, or enrollment in a foreign language course in these three areas. 

  • Study Abroad is recommended for majors in Foreign Languages and Literatures.
  • Students must earn a C and maintain a 2.5 GPA in all major courses in order to graduate.

Scholarship information can be found here. 

Majors 

The Department of Foreign Language and Literatures offers three language majors:

French 
German
Spanish

We also offer three professional degrees:

French International Trade 
German International Trade
Spanish International Trade

Minors

We also offer nine minor options open to students in any degree program at Auburn University:

Asian Studies
Classics
French
German
German Linguistics
Global Cultures
Italian Studies
Spanish
Spanish Linguistics

To pursue a minor, complete the minor form and meet with the program director.

Interdisciplinary Majors and Minors

Our interdisciplinary majors and minors use a broad-based approach, and encourage creative problem-solving and a respect for the perspectives of others.

You can combine your love of foreign languages with other fields of study.

Majors

International Studies

For more information about the International Studies major, contact Dr. Giovanna Summerfield, CLA Associate for Educational Affairs.

Minors

Global Cultures

To pursue a minor, complete the minor form and meet with the program director.

For More Information

For more information on Foreign Language and Literatures undergraduate majors and minors, including course requirements, please visit the Auburn Bulletin or contact us directly below. 

 

Last Updated: April 29, 2020