Foreign Languages and Literatures
bullet Special events show Rowan, Boro ever closer | More

bullet ‘Refuse to Sink’: Rowan to host consortium on suicide prevention | More

bullet Two Board of Trustees members return, three start first terms | More

bullet Sunday’s Rowan Open House cancelled | More

bullet Weather forecast won’t dampen Family Weekend fun at Rowan | More

The Compass: The Newsletter of the College of Humanities & Social Sciences
To download past issues of CHSS newsletters, please visit our publications section.


The Department offers a major in Spanish, a Coordinate Education major in Spanish, and an interdisciplinary major in Modern Languages and Linguistics. It also offers the Applied Spanish Program Sequence A for the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies: Humanities / Social Sciences and participates in the interdisciplinary major in International Studies. Minors are offered by the Department in Spanish, French, German Studies (interdisciplinary), and Romance Languages (Spanish, French and Italian). French courses are offered beyond the 18 s.h. minor, providing students with the opportunity to accumulate credits toward a second certification. The Department participates in both the interdisciplinary International Studies Concentration and the interdisciplinary Asian Studies Concentration. Additionally, the Department offers Certificates of Undergraduate Study (CUGS), of 12 s.h. each, in Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Chinese.


Modern Languages & Linguistics

Liberal Studies: Humanities/Social Sciences Program Sequence A:

Applied Spanish


German Studies
Romance Languages

Certificates of Undergraduate Study (CUGS):

CUGS in Spanish
CUGS in German
CUGS in Japanese
CUGS in French
CUGS in Italian
CUGS in Chinese