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Major: Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics


Germanic languages, literatures, and linguistics programs focus on one or more of the Germanic languages of Western, Central, and Northern Europe, including German, Scandinavian, Danish, Dutch/Flemish, Norwegian, Swedish, and Germanic languages.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Danish Language and Literature
  • Dutch/Flemish Language and Literature
  • German Language and Literature
  • Germanic Languages, Literatures, & Linguistics, General
  • Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
  • Norwegian Language and Literature
  • Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • Swedish Language and Literature


Careers You Qualify For With This Major


Schools That Offer This Major

Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
St. Cloud State University St. Cloud


Related Majors


College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

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