At the doctoral level, students choose one of three specializations:

French Studies

French Linguistics

Second Language Acquisition and Teacher Education (SLATE)


Ph.D. students are encouraged to also consider the completion of a graduate concentrationminor, or certificate during their course of study. Before pursuing any of these additional qualifications, students should consult with their academic advisor about its usefulness and feasibility.

Graduate Concentrations

Graduate Minors

Graduate Certificates