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German Studies, B.A.

Language Skills and International Experience to Help You Succeed
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    UNC-Baden Württemberg Exchange Program Places Students at Nine Universities In Southwest Germany, Including Heidelberg, Göttingen & Mannheim

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    Among Public National Universities, U.S. News & World Report

German Studies majors work in:

Knowing German is valuable in the global marketplace.

German Studies graduates work in domestic and international government organizations in a variety of roles.

Alumni have careers as teachers and professors in the U.S. and abroad.

Graduates work as researchers and scientists in fields such as pharmaceuticals and medicine.

The program develops strong writing and communication skills.

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Learn To

Comprehend spoken German

Speak German effectively

Read and comprehend German writing such as personal and business correspondence, newspaper articles, film reviews and literary texts

Write well in German: correspondence, summaries, narratives, descriptions and analytical essays

Demonstrate cultural competency related to German and the German-speaking world

One would be hard-pressed to find a faculty more devoted to the engagement and learning of their students. My time learning German at UNCW has had a profound effect on my education and on me as a person.
Max D’Ercole, ’22
German Studies, B.A. Program Overview
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Immerse Yourself in German Studies