Cut 6 credits off graduation requirements
Students in the College of Arts & Science who successfully complete the 4thsemester of a language can reduce their upper-division course work by6credits.
Studying a second language is correlated with about 2% more in annual income than a monolingual.
The act of bilingualism or multilingualism inspires the brain to do better work through improved cognitive ability and to work more efficiently. Bilinguals are bettermultitaskers.
Thanks to the Carol Raymond fund, the French Program gives thousands of dollars every year to French majors for Study Abroad Programs.
French is spoken in over 50 countries, with over 260 million speakers across 5 continents.
France currently has the 5thlargest economy in the world:
The future in America, and everywhere, ismultilingual