Bachelor of Arts

Learn and understand the French language.

Are you a culturally aware extrovert with a desire to communicate with people internationally? Do you have the desire to speak French fluently and confidently? If so, you may be interested in pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in French at Regis.  

The Bachelor of Arts in French concentrates on the study of language and the diverse cultures, literature and history of Francophone countries and regions. In addition, students are encouraged to participate in service and community-based learning as well as internship and study abroad programs in order to strengthen language proficiency and reinforce the multicultural dimensions of the learning experience. This degree seeks to advance proficiency in all linguistic skills: speaking, listening, reading, and writing combined with the development of multicultural awareness through the analysis of literary and non-literary texts.

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Program Snapshot

Course Format
On-campus courses

Academic Term
16-week semesters 

Tuition for the 22-23 Academic Year

Sample French Classes

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FR 409: Advanced French I 

Provides a review of French grammar, focused primarily on oral competency & composition. 

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FR 415: French Politics and Culture

Analyzes the evolution of France, francophone countries and the European Union.

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FR 460: Romance Linguistics

Studies the fundamental structures of the romance languages. 

Program Details

Get all the details on our B.A. French program, including course requirements and application materials. 

French Career Paths

Foreign Exchange Trader

Foreign Exchange Traders are responsible for the purchase of foreign currencies. Foreign Exchange Traders should expect to keep record of all their currency purchases and follow regulations.

French Translator

Serve as a translator between English and French speakers who need to communicate with each other in areas such as government, entertainment, media and education.

Travel and Hospitality

Put your language skills to use as a travel agent, hotel and lodging manager or food service manager interacting with people and customers on a daily basis and helping them overcome language barriers.

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How to Apply

To apply to the B.A. French program, you will need: 

  • Completed online application
  • Official high school transcripts with a minimum 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Essay
  • One letter of recommendation

The first step in the application process is to contact an admissions counselor, who can help you through the entire application process, evaluate your prior learning credit (AP, IB, etc.) and provide information regarding financial aid and tuition assistance.

Tuition and Fees

Full-time tuition for the 2022-2023 academic year: $40,830/year (fall and spring semesters)
Part-time tuition for the 2022-2023 academic year (less than 12 credit hours per semester): $1,361/credit hour

Tuition does not include fees, room and board or personal expenses. For full cost of attendance information, visit the Tuition and Fees page.

Curious about financial aid options?  Regis also offers a variety of scholarships, grants and other programs to help you pay for school. Check out our Net Price Calculator to get a better look at what your financial aid package may include.

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Admissions Timeline

Regis University has a rolling admissions policy. However, you are encouraged to submit your application by the priority deadlines:

| First-Year Students: April 15
International Students: July 1
Transfer Students: August 1

First-Year Students: Dec 1
International Students: Nov 1
Transfer Students: Dec 1

A Culture of Excellence

The Bachelor of Arts in French is offered by the Modern and Classical Languages Department within Regis College.