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Expand your mind and your world view. The French language is spoken in more than 50 countries around the world. And did you know that students with foreign language knowledge are some of the highest-paid liberal arts graduates? Plus, there are study abroad opportunities abound. So what are you waiting for? Add this minor to give yourself a competitive edge in any field. Note that all incoming students enrolling in a foreign language class with prior experience in that language will be required to take a placement exam to determine the level they should begin.

College of Humanities and Fine Arts

Department of global languages and theatre arts

Average class size



Main campus

Clubs and Internships

Whether you're a beginner or a native speaker, we welcome you to join the International Cultures and Languages Association (ICALA) or Alpha Mu Gamma, which is the National Honors Society for foreign languages. Both are offered through Murray State’s department of global languages and theatre arts.

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