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French, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Kansas City, MO, United States
The French major offered by the Rockhurst University  provides a robust foundational knowledge in language, literature, culture, professional French and film that prepares you for exciting careers and opens many doors. 
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Overview

The sequence of courses will lead to a senior capstone project, and you will receive personalized mentoring for it. A French major at Rockhurst University can be combined with another major or minor.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Develop communication skills in the target language at the advanced level.  
  • Show understanding, appreciation and respect for another culture. 
  • Grow in critical and creative thinking in the target language.  
  • Grow awareness of social justice in another region.  
  • Gain insight into one's own language and culture.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Composition and Conversation
  • Introduction to French Literature
  • Survey of French Literature
  • Senior Capstone
  • Introduction to French Film
  • French Women and Literature

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

General Requirements

  • Complete an online application for admission
  • Counselor's written recommendation
  • ACT or SAT test score
  • English proficiency: TOEFL - Internet based minimum score of 80
  • Provide an Official Statement of Finances directly from a bank or financial institution
  • Official high school academic credentials, translated into English if necessary
  • International students/scholars will be able to waive the mandatory student health insurance as long as their policy meets the criteria below, or they may enroll in Rockhurst's policy

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18900 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18900 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Kansas City

  • 980 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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