To declare your major in the Modern Languages and Literatures Department, the first step is to complete the Major/Minor Declaration Survey. Once the survey is completed, the MLL department assistant, Leah Harvey, will be in contact with you to arrange a meeting with the department chair, Dr. Ron Friis. Please contact Leah Harvey with any questions you may have about the process.

French program information and the French major degree requirements.

German Studies program information and the German Studies major degree requirements.

Spanish program information and the Spanish major degree requirements.


  • 150+
    declared majors across our programs in French, German Studies, and Spanish.
  • 6
    interdisciplinary minors that our students participate in.
  • 67%
    of majors in MLL are completing a second major.