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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Master of Science

Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/languages/french/programs/ms.html

French MS

Community College Option

(Thesis Plan - 30 credits)
(Alternate Plan Paper -34 credits)

Students interested in teaching at the Community College level should see their advisor about identifying methods courses to strengthen their teaching ability. Licensure is not required to teach at the Community College level, but courses in teaching skills are recommended. This program prepares students of French for teaching in higher education. Fifty percent of the credits must be taken at the 600 level, excluding thesis or APP credits.

Required Major Teaching Field (16-22 credits)

Choose any 500/600 level French courses selected in consultation with an advisor.

Required Modern Language Methods (3 credits)

WLC 560 – Methods of Teaching Modern Languages, unless an equivalent course was taken at the undergraduate level.

Required Professional Education credits (6 credits)

Choose any 500/600 level Professional Education courses selected in consultation with an advisor.

Required Electives (2-6 credits)

Choose any 500/600 level elective courses selected in consultation with an advisor.

Required Thesis or Alternate Plan Paper

  • FREN 694 – Alternate Plan Paper (1 or 1-2)
  • FREN 699 – Thesis (3 or 3-4)