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Cornell University    
  Feb 21, 2018
Courses of Study 2011-2012 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Language Study at Cornell

Students study languages at Cornell for many reasons. Some students study language to fulfill graduation requirements (particularly students in the College of Arts and Sciences); some study for personal interest, for professional development, or for preparation for graduate study.  From ancient languages to contemporary languages from across the globe, the range of languages available for study is broad.  Languages are offered through the College of Arts and Sciences and are open to any student.  Explore the richness of Cornell’s language offerings from the list below.

Language Offerings

Africana German
Arabic   Dutch  
Swahili   German  
Zulu   Linguistics
Asian Studies Ukrainian  
Burmese   Near Eastern Studies
Chinese  (Mandarin & Cantonese) Modern Languages
Hindi        Arabic  
Indonesian        Hebrew  
Japanese        Persian  
Khmer  (Cambodian)      Turkish  
Nepali   Ancient Languages
Pali        Akkadian  
Sanskrit        Hieroglyphic Egyptian  
Tagalog   Romance Studies
Thai   Czech  
Urdu   French  
Vietnamese   Hungarian  
Classics Polish  
Greek   Portuguese  
Latin   Spanish  
Comparative Literature