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What does German include?

The German program will help you develop speaking, writing, listening and reading skills in German and a greater understanding of German-speaking cultures.

Why German at OSU?

You'll develop critical-thinking skills as you study German literature and linguistics. This degree complements a wide variety of academic fields of study such as business management, engineering, the performing arts, literature, linguistics, journalism, geography and religion. It also provides you with the ability to interact with an array of people while gaining a competitive edge in the job market.

Career paths

As the world moves closer to a global economy, graduates with foreign language skills can be a valuable link in the communications chain. Our graduates enjoy successful careers in a variety of fields:


3+3Law option for early admission

and the opportunity to complete your undergraduate and law degree in six years instead of seven


  • Minors available in ASL, French, German, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Greek and Latin
  • Study Abroad opportunities all over the world

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