College of Liberal Arts
Programs in Modern Languages
A major in French consists of 31 credits beginning at the 200 level. Majors must complete two courses in literature (one in Continental French literature and one in Francophone literature) and one in civilization/culture. Normally, majors must take at least 19 credits in French at Mount St. Mary's, of which a minimum of six credits must be taken during the senior year for those students who have a single major, and three credits for those with a double major. In addition, students must take FREN 498 Senior French Capstone Experience in the fall of their senior year.
A minor in French consists of 18 credit hours. Students minoring in French are required to take a minimum of 12 credit hours at Mount St. Mary’s.