Foreign Languages - French
French Program Highlights (PDF)? Click Here
Studying French Abroad? Click Here
Le Journal de Caen? Fall 2009 Click Here
Le Journal de Caen? Spring 2007 Click Here
J-Term Trips? Click Here
Pi Delta Phi? Click Here
Cercle Français? Click Here
Pulitzer Project? Event Info., Poster
Why Study French?
French as a foreign language is the second most frequently taught language in the world after English. The International Organization of Francophonie has 51 member states and governments. Of these, 28 countries have French as an official language. French is the only language other than English spoken on five continents and is spoken by over 200 million people in 45 countries. French and English are the only two global languages.
French, along with English, is the official working language of
French is the dominant working language at
French and the International Economy: