Students can select a major, minor or certificate in French, German, Japanese or Spanish and focus on the development of oral and written proficiency. Global languages and cross-cultural literacy are the perfect compliments to any degree program. 

Students who took second language courses in high school may receive retroactive credits accelerating the path towards degree completion. 



  • Enhanced cognitive and analytical abilities
  • Improved ability to focus on concepts in a new way can give your brain a great workout
  • Improved communication, listening, and memory skills
  • Enriched self-confidence
  • Enhanced creativity


  • Meet specific industry needs
  • Venture in overseas marketing/industry
  • Engage in meaningful conversations
  • Build lasting working relationships
  • Increased opportunities for studying and working abroad


  • Discover and experience like a local
  • See and do what many visitors cannot
  • Gain valuable communication skills
  • Appreciate the traditions, religions, arts and history of the country

Contact Us

Global Languages and Cultures
Vicki Anderson
Academic Department Associate
(920) 424-4004

Virtual Summer 2021 Office Hours
May 24 - August 12, 2021
Tues - Thurs | 7:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m

On-Campus Summer 2021 Office Hours
August 17 - 31, 2021
Tues - Thurs | 7:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m

Clow Faculty 317

Media Center
The Global Languages and Culture's Multimedia Center will resume regular hours of operation on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at 9:00 AM.
Clow Classroom Building 250