Academic Catalog

German (Not Accepting New Majors)

German major (36 hours if started at GERM 111; 33 hours if started at GERM 112 or 211)


Study Abroad, GERM 123, 310, 431, one course in another foreign language at the appropriate level. Enrollment in German Table (251/291) expected every semester, required when not enrolled in a German course; 2 hours applied to major or minor. No more than one upper-level German course taught in English is allowed to count toward major requirements.

German minor (19 hours)


19 credit hours in German courses taught in German, to include one 300 level course taught in German.

Teacher licensure

Multi-age world language licensure in German pre-K through 21 is offered. Teacher licensure candidates must meet the requirements of Muskingum University and the Ohio Department of Education for teacher licensure. Contact the education department on campus for specific course requirements. Licensure candidates are required to maintain a minimum average GPA of 3.0 in their language course work, earn a minimum grade of B- in WRLD 397 Methods in Teaching World Languages, and pass the content tests required by the State of Ohio for teacher licensure prior to student teaching. Completion of requirements may take 8 semesters in addition to student teaching.

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