A total of forty (40) credits as follows:
- French 202*.
- French 301, 486.
- French 321 or 322.
- French 323, 324 or 335.
- Twenty (20) additional credits in French (5 four-credit courses) at the 300-400 level.
Recommended: A second modern language or Latin; related courses in English, history, philosophy, and art.
Majors are strongly encouraged to spend a semester or a year in a French or Francophone university. Departmentally pre-approved courses taken there will normally be accepted as courses in the major.