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Bachelor of Arts in Scandinavian Focus

Bachelor of Arts in Scandinavian Focus

  • QS World University Rankings
    651-700
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
The Department of German and Scandinavian offers a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree with a major in German. Students may focus their studies by emphasizing German language, literature, and culture; Scandinavian; or German studies. Preparation: German majors and minors must demonstrate German language proficiency through successful completion of second-year German or a placement examination. Incoming students with experience in German must take the placement examination during registration week to help with proper placement. Careers: A bachelor’s degree in German enables students to pursue careers in college and secondary teaching, international business, government and Foreign Service, tourism, and translation and editorial work. Recent graduates of the department have been successful applicants to schools of law and business as well as graduate programs in German, Scandinavian, linguistics, history, comparative literature, and international studies. Majors planning to pursue graduate studies are encouraged to write an honors thesis.