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2011-2012 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2017 
2011-2012 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2017 [Archived Catalog]

German (BA)

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Affiliation: School of Arts & Letters


Minimum criteria for Honors in German:

  1. 3.50 overall Truman GPA
  2. 3.80 GPA in German courses
  3. Procedure for applying for Honors in German if the above minimum criteria are met:
a. Letter of application written in German
b. Portfolio of work in the German program
c. Oral interview
  1. Each applicant should meet with his/her capstone professor or German convener for details. Deadline for application: before midterm of the graduating semester. 


Liberal Studies Program Requirements: 31-57 Credit Hours

Missouri Statute Requirement: 1-3 Credit Hours

Bachelor of Arts Requirement: 0-6 Credit Hours

  • Intermediate proficiency in ONE foreign language


The German major consists of two (2) parts: Required Support and Major Requirements.  Each student must complete both parts.

Part I: Required Support: 3-9 Credit Hours

Students select from the following to bring total upper-division credits in German to 30:


No grade of “D” in major courses will be accepted toward the German major.

Electives to Total: 120 Credit Hours

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