Offered by the German department.

Beyond language and literature, German majors also concentrate on film, history, current affairs, and multicultural studies. The German minor also offers a global component to one’s education.



Laura Bohn Case

Visiting Assistant Professor of German

Tessa C. Lee

Associate Professor of German; Chair, German Studies


Sydney Murphy

2021, German Studies, Neuroscience

Barbara Frelinghuysen Israel Internship

Atlantis Fellowship, Belgrade, Serbia

I experienced the stress that doctors feel, the importance of education and training and the impact that medical care can have on communities. The program changed my expectation of life after medical school and kindled my passion for providing healthcare to others.

Marnie Sugarman

2020, Anthropology, German Studies

For Once in Life Wheaton Fund Internship

ATC Studios, Clifton, NJ

I learned that I can be an effective stage manager, as well as an effective administrative assistant.


90% of German and German Studies majors from the past five years have found employment, attended graduate school or achieved a fellowship or service opportunity within six months of graduation *

of German and German Studies majors

Recent Graduates

Sample First Jobs

  • Operations Coordinator, WorldStrides
  • Project Planner, Price Intelligently
  • Teacher, Council on International Educational Exchange

Sample Graduate Schools

  • Fontbonne University
  • Harvard University
  • University College London

*outcomes data is based on a knowledge rate of 73% for the classes of 2014-2018