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
17,818
Total Males
5,603 (31%)

Total Females
12,215 (69%)
 

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

Major Students Females Males
African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3 (%) 2 (66.7%) 1 (33.3%)
African Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3 (%) 2 (66.7%) 1 (33.3%)
American Indian/Native American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 31 (.2%) 20 (64.5%) 11 (35.5%)
American Indian/Native American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 (%) 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 27 (.2%) 18 (66.7%) 9 (33.3%)
American Sign Language 527 (3%) 456 (86.5%) 71 (13.5%)
American Sign Language (Asl) 129 (.7%) 102 (79.1%) 27 (20.9%)
American Sign Language, Other 6 (%) 4 (66.7%) 2 (33.3%)
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation 392 (2.2%) 350 (89.3%) 42 (10.7%)
Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2 (%) 2 (100%) 0
Celtic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2 (%) 2 (100%) 0
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 935 (5.2%) 534 (57.1%) 401 (42.9%)
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature 15 (.1%) 7 (46.7%) 8 (53.3%)
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 856 (4.8%) 491 (57.4%) 365 (42.6%)
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 27 (.2%) 13 (48.1%) 14 (51.9%)
Latin Language and Literature 37 (.2%) 23 (62.2%) 14 (37.8%)
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1,340 (7.5%) 748 (55.8%) 592 (44.2%)
Chinese Language and Literature 450 (2.5%) 253 (56.2%) 197 (43.8%)
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 142 (.8%) 77 (54.2%) 65 (45.8%)
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 101 (.6%) 52 (51.5%) 49 (48.5%)
Japanese Language and Literature 540 (3%) 307 (56.9%) 233 (43.1%)
Korean Language and Literature 67 (.4%) 38 (56.7%) 29 (43.3%)
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 40 (.2%) 21 (52.5%) 19 (47.5%)
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 216 (1.2%) 145 (67.1%) 71 (32.9%)
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 216 (1.2%) 145 (67.1%) 71 (32.9%)
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 857 (4.8%) 435 (50.8%) 422 (49.2%)
Danish Language and Literature 1 (%) 0 1 (100%)
Dutch/Flemish Language and Literature 2 (%) 2 (100%) 0
German Language and Literature 756 (4.2%) 386 (51.1%) 370 (48.9%)
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 69 (.4%) 29 (42%) 40 (58%)
Germanic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 14 (.1%) 7 (50%) 7 (50%)
Norwegian Language and Literature 3 (%) 3 (100%) 0
Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 9 (.1%) 6 (66.7%) 3 (33.3%)
Swedish Language and Literature 3 (%) 2 (66.7%) 1 (33.3%)
Iranian/Persian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 (%) 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Iranian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 4 (%) 2 (50%) 2 (50%)
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services 4,723 (26.5%) 3,290 (69.7%) 1,433 (30.3%)
Applied Linguistics 29 (.2%) 24 (82.8%) 5 (17.2%)
Comparative Literature 722 (4.1%) 501 (69.4%) 221 (30.6%)
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General 1,661 (9.3%) 1,161 (69.9%) 500 (30.1%)
Language Interpretation and Translation 41 (.2%) 25 (61%) 16 (39%)
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other 210 (1.2%) 157 (74.8%) 53 (25.2%)
Linguistics 2,060 (11.6%) 1,422 (69%) 638 (31%)
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 280 (1.6%) 132 (47.1%) 148 (52.9%)
Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 27 (.2%) 4 (14.8%) 23 (85.2%)
Arabic Language and Literature 160 (.9%) 73 (45.6%) 87 (54.4%)
Hebrew Language and Literature 5 (%) 4 (80%) 1 (20%)
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 27 (.2%) 18 (66.7%) 9 (33.3%)
Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 61 (.3%) 33 (54.1%) 28 (45.9%)
Modern Greek Language and Literature 3 (%) 0 3 (100%)
Modern Greek Language and Literature 3 (%) 0 3 (100%)
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 8,617 (48.4%) 6,316 (73.3%) 2,301 (26.7%)
French Language and Literature 1,640 (9.2%) 1,208 (73.7%) 432 (26.3%)
Hispanic and Latin American Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 113 (.6%) 90 (79.6%) 23 (20.4%)
Italian Language and Literature 183 (1%) 130 (71%) 53 (29%)
Portuguese Language and Literature 41 (.2%) 19 (46.3%) 22 (53.7%)
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 124 (.7%) 84 (67.7%) 40 (32.3%)
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 64 (.4%) 44 (68.8%) 20 (31.3%)
Spanish Language and Literature 6,452 (36.2%) 4,741 (73.5%) 1,711 (26.5%)
Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 340 (1.9%) 168 (49.4%) 172 (50.6%)
Polish Language and Literature 4 (%) 3 (75%) 1 (25%)
Russian Language and Literature 296 (1.7%) 144 (48.6%) 152 (51.4%)
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 40 (.2%) 21 (52.5%) 19 (47.5%)
South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2 (%) 1 (50%) 1 (50%)
South Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 2 (%) 1 (50%) 1 (50%)
Southeast Asian and Australasian/Pacific Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 5 (%) 3 (60%) 2 (40%)
Filipino/Tagalog Language and Literature 5 (%) 3 (60%) 2 (40%)
All majors information based on most-recent available data from the 2017 enrollment cycle