Department of Languages provides a vital component in the undergraduate liberal arts education offered at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. The department promotes multilingualism as the key to intercultural understanding. It does so through courses in language, culture, and literature, including English language for native speakers of other languages; major, minor and certificate programs in a number of world languages; study abroad opportunities and internships in many countries; and student/faculty collaborative research.
Graduates from the Department of Languages serve at home and abroad as ambassadors for a diverse, peacefully interacting global society.
Three reasons to learn another language - from a students point of view:
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LEAD WITH LANGUAGES