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Classics is an interdisciplinary field, encompassing the languages, literature, art, archaeology, history, philosophy, mythology, and religious lives of the Greeks and Romans in the broader ancient Mediterranean world. Learn More

The French and Francophone Studies program is designed to help students acquire knowledge of the languages, literatures, and cultures of France and Francophone countries. Through beginning, intermediate, and advanced language courses, students develop the skills to read, write, speak, and understand French. Learn More

The German curriculum in language and culture at John Carroll prepares students to communicate effectively in German; to understand the cultural perspectives, products, and practices of the German-speaking world; to make connections between developments in German culture and trends in history, politics, and society; and to act with intercultural competence. Learn More

Knowledge of Italian is fundamental for those who embrace a career in the humanities and the social sciences, especially in art history, literature, history, music, linguistics, education, and international relations. It is also useful for those who plan a career in various technological fields, in business administrations and in many other professional fields. Learn More

A major or minor in Spanish and Hispanic Studies is an excellent enhancement to many other JCU degree programs, including international business with language and culture, political science, communication, and biology. A working knowledge of Spanish language and cultures is becoming essential in many areas of the world, including the United States – now the world's second-largest Spanish-speaking community with more than 41 million native speakers. Learn More

The East Asian Studies program serves as a focal point for academic courses leading to an interdisciplinary major and minor in East Asian Studies. Students are encouraged to participate in short-term, semester, or year-long study abroad programs in China or Japan. Learn More

In your world, the daily drama of business — the tension between opportunity, innovation, and competition — plays out on a global stage. In this ecosystem, growth favors companies that make learning — identifying scarce expertise, talent, and insights — the number one priority. Learn More