Through certain programs, it's possible for students to complete their entire language curricular goal in just one semester!

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What is Gettysburg's Language Curricular Goal?

Students must complete one year of language study, or its college-level equivalent, as a college graduation requirement. This two-course sequence must be in the same language. 

The following programs can give students enough intensive beginning, intermediate, or advanced language study in one semester to complete this goal.


  • Amman, Jordan: Modernization and Social Change (SIT)

  • Cairo, Egypt: American Language Institute, American University in Cairo (AUC)

  • Rabat, Morocco: Migration and Transnational Identity (SIT)

  • Rabat, Morocco: Multiculturalism and Human Rights (SIT)


  • Beijing, China: Chinese Language Program- Capital Normal University (CET)

  • Kunming, China: Language, Culture and Ethnic Minorities (SIT)


  • Copenhagen, Denmark: Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS)


  • Aix-en-Provence, France: IAU College


  • Berlin, Germany: Language and Culture (CIEE)


  • Ferrara, Italy: Language and Culture (CIEE)

  • Ferrara, Italy: Liberal Arts (CIEE)


  • Japan: Kansai Gaidai University


  • Kathmandu, Nepal: Development and Social Change (SIT)


  • Cuernavaca, Mexico: Spanish Language and Culture (Universal)

  • Seville, Spain- International Business and Culture

  • Seville, Spain- Language and Society

  • Swahili

  • Mombasa, Kenya: Islam and Swahili Cultural Identity (SIT)

    Using the "Program Finder" feature

    Curious about what other study abroad programs are affiliated with Gettysburg? Search programs by language study, region, etc. with Program Finder.

    Things students should be thinking about:

  • How do I get approval?

  • What language level am I?

  • Is the program a good fit?

  • Whom should I talk to?