Now spoken as a first or second language by more than 250 million people, French is one of the official languages of the United Nations. Offered as a minor.

Program Overview

The French minor is designed to provide you with an advanced level of language proficiency and an understanding of the culture of France and the French-speaking countries where it has produced rich national literature and diverse cultures (in Europe, Africa, Asia, Canada, and the Caribbean).

French is now spoken as a first or second language by over 250 million people and is one of the official languages of the UN. It is the language of government, law, management, and business in many regions of the international community.

The French minor improves cross-cultural understanding and international awareness since the knowledge of at least one foreign language has become indispensable in today’s economic and political interdependence of nations.


  • A strong foundation integrating business, STEM fields and the liberal arts develops critical 21st century skills essential for success and continuous growth in every field.
  • Every student graduates with a major and a complementary minor, gaining a competitive advantage that highlights the acumen and problem-solving abilities cultivated through experiential learning.
  • Whether you begin a career or continue your education after graduation, Bryant credentials prepare impact thinkers who are in high demand and prepared to contribute and make a difference.
Triple Venn Diagram - Business, Liberal Arts, STEM