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Combined Languages, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
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Essex, MD, United States
Language lies at the heart of every culture—to learn a foreign language is to enter into a new world. As a major of the Combined Languages program from Gordon College, you will work to achieve proficiency in two languages, thereby encountering two cultures at a deep level. You will also learn how languages are structured and meaning is communicated.
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Why study the Combined Languages program from Gordon College?

Gordon’s Languages and Linguistics Department offers advanced-level instruction in Spanish and French. You may also have the opportunity to pursue upper-level coursework in Chinese (Mandarin), Greek, Latin and Hebrew overseas or through independent study. We see global exposure as a crucial component of your education, and are committed to making your required two semesters abroad possible—so your financial aid package will apply to any Gordon-approved programs.

What careers can I pursue with a major in combined languages?

Your proficiency in multiple languages and your intercultural competency will prepare you for graduate studies and will serve you well in a wide variety of careers, including:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Missions and ministry
  • Fulbright Teaching Assistantship programs
  • Language software companies
  • International affairs

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Latin American History, Culture and Civilization
  • Survey of Latin American Literature 
  • Seminar in Latin American Topic 
  • Advanced Spanish Conversation 
  • Internship in Spanish Conversation and Culture

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Schedule your admissions interview

Your admissions interview may be conducted by phone or Skype. The interview gives us a chance to get to know you better. To schedule an interview, email your admissions counselor three dates and times that are convenient for you. 

  • The $50 application fee has been waived for international applicants.
  • Send us your reference

Academic Reference

If you provided an email address for your academic references on your application, the Academic Reference form will be sent directly to that person. 

  • Mail your scores

a. Your official academic records

These must be received from all secondary school(s). 

b. Your SAT, ACT, TOEFL, or IELTS results.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38650 USD/year
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  • National

    38650 USD/year
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Living costs for Essex

  • 1369 - 2320 USD/month
    Living Costs

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