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2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor: Professional Languages

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Minimum number of credits required to earn minor:  18

GPA requirements to earn minor:  Students graduating with a minor in a CLAS field must earn a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in the courses in the minor field that are credited toward completion of the minor.

Minimum Grade requirements for courses to count toward minor:  None

Other requirements:  A minimum of 9 credit hours must be completed at the University of Maine.

Contact Information:  Gregory Zaro, Acting Chair, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Climate Change, 5773 S. Stevens Hall, Room 242, (207) 581-1857, gregory.zaro@maine.edu

Requirements to earn minor:  9 credits in French and 9 credits in Spanish

Be better prepared for the global job market of the 21 century.  The minor in Professional Languages is intended for students who would like to develop intermediate or advanced proficiency in French and Spanish, including knowledge of the fundamentals of business-related communication and practices in several of the countries in which French (54 countries) and Spanish (44 countries) are spoken. 

Credits can be counted toward the minor starting at the intermediate level (FRE 201/202 or 218; SPA 203/204 or 217) or higher.

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