BABA General Studies Specialization: German

The German (GN) area of specialization provides students with an understanding of the German language and culture. Students have the opportunity to take courses concentrating on the works of German literature, German cinema, and terminology of business and the European Union. For career information visit the UF Career Connections Center.


Students are required to have a minimum of four classes totaling 12 hours from any of the 3000-4000 level courses listed below and maintain a minimum 2.0 area of specialization GPA. Be sure to check course prerequisite requirements. Courses taken through study abroad programs may also count toward this area of specialization, make sure to talk with an advisor prior to studying abroad. Visit the Undergraduate Catalog Courses page to find more details for each course.

  • Any 3000 or 4000-level GER and GEW courses, excluding 4905 courses

Contact Information

You are always welcome to meet with an advisor in the Heavener School of Business, however, advising specifically related to German is available through the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. For registration, scheduling, and area-specific questions, please contact:

Franz Futterknecht
263B Dauer Hall

Minor Option

A minor is available in this area of specialization. To complete the minor students must earn 15 credit hours with grades of C or better. You can find out more about the German minor in the Undergraduate Catalog.