German – Minor

There are more than 115 Germany-based major corporations operating in Oregon, and they prefer that their employees know the language. If you enjoyed your German classes in high school and want to continue gaining proficiency, a minor in German might be for you. Plus, you can pair your language skills with other disciplines such as business, political science or education in order to increase your chances of landing a job with a German corporation.

credits required for the German minor

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of master's degree can be completed as an undergrad at WOU


of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

Example Courses

Highlights of the program

  • Speak, aurally comprehend, write and read German at a level suitable for graduate education or careers in business, government, social services or tourism
  • Explain and apply German cultural and historical perspectives to events and ideas in a globalized society
  • Analyze and critique original texts and cultural artifacts from German sources



Instructor, Modern Languages
503-838-9426 | | BELL 318

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