12 months
1595 USD/credit 47850 USD/year
1595 USD/credit 47850 USD/year
736 USD/credit 22080 USD/year
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French (Romance Languages) from Wayne State University provides advanced training in language, literature, and culture. Students who complete the program gain skills in translation, textual analysis, and intercultural competency. Applicants must demonstrate competency in French.


At French (Romance Languages) from Wayne State University previous graduates of our program hold a variety of high school and college-level teaching positions and have gone on to receive a Ph.D. at Wayne State and other universities, including the University of Texas-Austin, University of Virginia, and Emory University. Our graduates have also obtained employment in the automotive industry and with other private-sector employers.


  • Tour Guides and Escorts
  • Foreign Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Interpreters and Translators
  • Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
  • Travel Guides
  • Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Renaissance to Revolution
  • Modernity, Postmodernity, and Extreme Contemporain
  • Topics in Sociocultural Analysis
  • Topics in French and Francophone Culture
  • Topics in French and Francophone Literature
  • Seminar in Early Modern Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • International applicants must complete the equivalent of a U.S. four-year bachelor's degree, including all state and external/internal examinations required for the degree. 
  • Submit your transcript(s)
  • Demonstrate English proficiency 
  • Pay the non-refundable $50 application fee
  • Test Scores
  • If you are applying to a master's program, your minimum undergraduate GPA must be 2.75 or its equivalent in upper division coursework.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    47850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1595 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    47850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1595 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    22080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 736 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Detroit

1050 - 1770 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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French (Romance Languages)
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