Spanish is ubiquitous. French is the sixth most spoken language in the world. And, while English is the language of international business, immersing yourself in foreign language—whether you spoke it as a child or it’s something new—can help you build skills that offer a huge advantage in a competitive marketplace of professionals.
If you’re attempting to master a second language or to better remember a childhood ability, Montclair State University has can help you reach your goals. Broaden your intellectual horizons by learning how to read and write critically, to think and conduct research independently in your chosen subject area, and to review carefully works from a range of historically significant periods.
MA in French
MA in French, French Studies Concentration:
The concentration in French Studies can help you pursue positions concerned with French-speaking areas of the world. If you hold a bachelor’s degree and have completed at least 24 semester hours of undergraduate French or its equivalent, this program is for you. You may also study abroad.
MA in French, Professional French Translation Concentration:
This 30-credit MA in French with a concentration in professional French translation will help you prepare for a career as a highly qualified translator in such critical industry sectors as health, law, business, media, and culture.
MA in Spanish
This graduate program offers a wide array of courses in Spanish and Spanish American literature as well as in advanced studies of the Spanish language and literary theory.
Translation and Interpreting in Spanish Certificate
Designed to help you master the art of translating and interpreting Spanish, this graduate level program is comprised of four required courses: Translation and Health Services, Translation and the Law, Consecutive Interpreting, and Simultaneous Interpreting.
Professional French Translation Graduate Certificate
Prepare for a career as a qualified translator in such critical industry sectors as health, law, business, media and culture. You’ll develop the professional skills needed for translating from English to French and vice versa.