Join the global conversation in a new tongue. Study historic texts and literary works in their original language. Explore opportunities that will allow you delve into the depths of francophone countries and cultures. Be prepared to excel in an increasingly globalized world.
In our intimate class settings, you will do more than develop language proficiency. You’ll also enrich your cultural competencies, engage your critical thinking, sharpen your oral and written communication skills, and expand your knowledge about different ways of thinking.
The cross-cultural mindset you’ll gain will carry you a long way — quite literally. Your French degree will lead to higher performance in all job markets, create opportunities for service or advanced studies around the globe, and open the door to an international career.
Tuition & Aid
Standard tuition rates apply. Financial aid is available for qualified students.
- For those teaching French, the Nina Walls Scholarship provides a month-long immersion program in Lyon
- Additional scholarships for recent graduates or for new teachers are offered through the ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) website.
- Post-graduate teaching scholarships: Lipscomb students qualify to apply for several scholarships through the Alliance Française of Nashville and to work as teaching Ambassadors in France through the French Embassy.