Welcome to Germanic and Slavic Studies

Becoming proficient in another language is a relevant skill that opens up job opportunities here and abroad.

Languages add value to your academic accomplishments. You will also cultivate a deeper understanding of other cultures and the nuanced skills for navigating in a global economy.

We offer majors in German and Russian; dual degree programs in German and World Language Education and German and Engineering; a German minor and Russian minor; and study abroad, student exchange, and internship opportunities. Also check out our Double Dawgs in German: you earn a BA and MA in only five years!