Top Majors and Programs in Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics

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  1. Instructional programs that focus on foreign languages and literatures, the humanistic and scientific study of linguistics, and the provision of professional interpretation and translation services.
Total Students
18,570
Total Males
5,792 (31%)

Total Females
12,778 (69%)
 

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All Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Bachelors degree Programs::

Major Students Females Males
African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5 (%) 5 (100%) 0
African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5 (%) 5 (100%) 0
American Indian/Native American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 21 (.1%) 10 (47.6%) 11 (52.4%)
American Indian/Native American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1 (%) 1 (100%) 0
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 20 (.1%) 9 (45%) 11 (55%)
American Sign Language 542 (2.9%) 483 (89.1%) 59 (10.9%)
American Sign Language (Asl) 131 (.7%) 116 (88.5%) 15 (11.5%)
American Sign Language, Other 11 (.1%) 10 (90.9%) 1 (9.1%)
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation 400 (2.2%) 357 (89.3%) 43 (10.8%)
Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 (%) 4 (100%) 0
Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 (%) 4 (100%) 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 976 (5.3%) 557 (57.1%) 419 (42.9%)
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 16 (.1%) 9 (56.3%) 7 (43.8%)
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 889 (4.8%) 502 (56.5%) 387 (43.5%)
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 26 (.1%) 15 (57.7%) 11 (42.3%)
Latin Language and Literature 45 (.2%) 31 (68.9%) 14 (31.1%)
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1,423 (7.7%) 802 (56.4%) 621 (43.6%)
Chinese Language and Literature 482 (2.6%) 263 (54.6%) 219 (45.4%)
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 139 (.7%) 84 (60.4%) 55 (39.6%)
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 93 (.5%) 59 (63.4%) 34 (36.6%)
Japanese Language and Literature 605 (3.3%) 326 (53.9%) 279 (46.1%)
Korean Language and Literature 54 (.3%) 37 (68.5%) 17 (31.5%)
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 50 (.3%) 33 (66%) 17 (34%)
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 239 (1.3%) 160 (66.9%) 79 (33.1%)
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 239 (1.3%) 160 (66.9%) 79 (33.1%)
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 894 (4.8%) 464 (51.9%) 430 (48.1%)
Dutch/Flemish Language and Literature 2 (%) 1 (50%) 1 (50%)
German Language and Literature 813 (4.4%) 423 (52%) 390 (48%)
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 56 (.3%) 28 (50%) 28 (50%)
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 14 (.1%) 6 (42.9%) 8 (57.1%)
Norwegian Language and Literature 2 (%) 2 (100%) 0
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5 (%) 2 (40%) 3 (60%)
Swedish Language and Literature 2 (%) 2 (100%) 0
Iranian/Persian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 (%) 3 (75%) 1 (25%)
Iranian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 (%) 3 (75%) 1 (25%)
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services 4,696 (25.3%) 3,246 (69.1%) 1,450 (30.9%)
Applied Linguistics 40 (.2%) 31 (77.5%) 9 (22.5%)
Comparative Literature 713 (3.8%) 489 (68.6%) 224 (31.4%)
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 1,656 (8.9%) 1,135 (68.5%) 521 (31.5%)
Language Interpretation and Translation 38 (.2%) 17 (44.7%) 21 (55.3%)
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other 170 (.9%) 130 (76.5%) 40 (23.5%)
Linguistics 2,079 (11.2%) 1,444 (69.5%) 635 (30.5%)
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 285 (1.5%) 142 (49.8%) 143 (50.2%)
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 22 (.1%) 8 (36.4%) 14 (63.6%)
Arabic Language and Literature 155 (.8%) 76 (49%) 79 (51%)
Hebrew Language and Literature 7 (%) 5 (71.4%) 2 (28.6%)
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 20 (.1%) 9 (45%) 11 (55%)
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 81 (.4%) 44 (54.3%) 37 (45.7%)
Modern Greek Language and Literature 3 (%) 1 (33.3%) 2 (66.7%)
Modern Greek Language and Literature 3 (%) 1 (33.3%) 2 (66.7%)
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 9,186 (49.5%) 6,763 (73.6%) 2,423 (26.4%)
French Language and Literature 1,760 (9.5%) 1,312 (74.5%) 448 (25.5%)
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 81 (.4%) 59 (72.8%) 22 (27.2%)
Italian Language and Literature 191 (1%) 139 (72.8%) 52 (27.2%)
Portuguese Language and Literature 50 (.3%) 25 (50%) 25 (50%)
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 130 (.7%) 87 (66.9%) 43 (33.1%)
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 65 (.4%) 44 (67.7%) 21 (32.3%)
Spanish Language and Literature 6,909 (37.2%) 5,097 (73.8%) 1,812 (26.2%)
Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 356 (1.9%) 176 (49.4%) 180 (50.6%)
Polish Language and Literature 2 (%) 2 (100%) 0
Russian Language and Literature 304 (1.6%) 141 (46.4%) 163 (53.6%)
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 50 (.3%) 33 (66%) 17 (34%)
South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2 (%) 2 (100%) 0
South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2 (%) 2 (100%) 0
Southeast Asian and Australasian/Pacific Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 (%) 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Filipino/Tagalog Language and Literature 4 (%) 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
All majors information based on most-recent available data from the 2016 enrollment cycle