The Department of World Languages and Literatures at Western Michigan University offers the following programs.
- Classical studies
- German study abroad
- Canadian studies (interdisciplinary)
- World literature (interdisciplinary)
Students are strongly encouraged to study abroad. Department faculty lead a number of study abroad programs. Credit toward your major or minor or general University credit can be granted for participation in pre-approved, non-WMU programs. See an advisor for more information about specific programs.
Oral Proficiency Interview
The Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) is a requirement for Teachers of World Languages.