Amber  Hutson

Amber Hutson

"Becoming a part of the campus community was very important to me, and my tour guide told me about all of the different ways to get involved. I would definitely call Grand Valley home now." - Amber Hutson, advertising and public relations major Read More

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Northwestern Michigan College

Program Guide: Modern Languages

First Year

First Semester
ENG 111 4
MTH 121 4
Social Science elective 3
Foreign Language I 4
Second Semester
ENG 112 4
Science Lab elective 4
Elective 3
Foreign Language II 4

Second Year

First Semester
Foreign Language III 4
U.S. Diversity elective 3
Science elective 4
Elective 3
Second Semester
Foreign Language IV 4
Humanities elective 3
Social Science elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3


  • Degrees offered: B.A.
  • This guide fulfills the Michigan Transfer Agreement (MTA).  Humanites elective must be a non-foreign language course.  Science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Social science electives must be selected from different disciplines.  Please check with your community college advisor for additional associate degree requirements.  GVSU will still honor the MACRAO agreement.
  • U.S. Diversity electives:  ART 214, ENG 245, HST 111, HST 112, HST 211, HST 212, HST 213, MUS 111, SOC 201, SOC 220
  • Students interested in teacher certification should take PSY 101 as a social science elective and could also take CD 202.  In addition, secondary certification candidates are required to complete a teachable minor.  Please see for minor options.


Grand Valley urges all students to seek study abroad experience. Foreign language majors and minors will make exceptional progress by combining study abroad with their formal course work on the home campus.

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