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- You will have many ways to build proficiency in your chosen language, from the language lab to language clubs to conversing with native speakers.
- Study abroad is a critical — and mandatory — part of the program.
- Intensive tutoring is available through Clemson’s award-winning Academic Success Center.
- The Bachelor of Arts in modern languages pairs well with other degrees for a double major.
You have an ear for languages, a love of literature and a sense of adventure. You yearn to travel, live and study abroad, experiencing the world from different vantage points. You understand that language is a filter through which you perceive the world, and you are eager to learn how to see and understand that filter. Clemson offers a degree in modern languages where you focus on one of seven crucial languages — American Sign Language, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Spanish. This rigorous program will prepare you for a wide range of careers in the international arena, as well as for graduate programs for those careers.