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German

Experience Germany from a new perspective and engage with its business, economy, politics and culture.

Students living in TCU's German House dorm

The German program at TCU is more than just learning a language, it’s learning a culture. You’ll learn etiquette and cultural norms that will help you become fully immersed in the rich and vibrant world of German-speaking countries.

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Programs Offered


Sample Courses


  • German for Reading 
  • Beginning German
  • German Culture and Civilization
  • German Politics, Culture and Language 
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Special Admission Requirements


There are no special admissions requirements for this program.

What Sets Us Apart


TCU offers a student housing option for called Language House with programs in French, German, and Chinese, where students can live together and speak the language daily. This helps students gain fluency and comprehension more quickly than is normally possible in the classroom setting.

Career Prospects


German is the language of the largest European economy, the most widely spoken language in Europe and the second most studied language in Europe and Asia. Plus, Germany is the second-largest trading partner worldwide with the United States. By studying German, you’re opening up the door to a number of successful careers in the international market.