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  Jan 23, 2018
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


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Minimum number of credits required to graduate: 120

Minimum Cumulative GPA required to graduate: 2.0

Minimum Grade requirements for courses to count toward major: None.

Other GPA requirements to graduate: A minimum accumulative GPA of 2.0 (“C”) in the major.

Required Course(s) for fulfilling Capstone Experience: FRE 495

Contact Information: Jane Smith, Chair of MLC, 201 Little Hall, (207) 581-2075,

General Requirements:

  1. Demonstration of listening comprehension, oral, reading, and writing proficiency (students who have not received at least a “B” in FRE 305 or 306 may be required to take a test in languages skills), and

  2. Demonstration of comprehensive coverage of literature and civilization through successful completion of appropriate course work, and

  3. A minimum of 30 hours beyond the intermediate level.

The requirements listed on this page are specific to this particular major. Students are also responsible for meeting any graduation requirements set out by their college. Students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) should make sure to review those requirements as stated on the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences  page of the catalog.


At least 18 hours of 400-level French courses, which must include:

French (May Term)

Special Requirements:

Strongly Recommended:

  • History of a Francophone Country. Credits: 3
  • Full-year or semester-abroad program

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