Students interested in taking a world languages class have plenty of reasons to do so. Here are just a few.

  • To increase global understanding
  • To improve employment potential
  • To increase native language ability
  • To sharpen cognitive and life skills
  • To improve chances of entry into college or graduate school
  • To appreciate international literature, music, and film
  • To make travel more feasible and enjoyable
  • To expand study abroad options
  • To increase understanding of oneself and one's own culture
  • To make lifelong friends

[adapted from the website Vistawide]