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Academic Programs

Explore our majors and minors for languages from across the globe.

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Admissions and Financial Aid

Ready to apply? Make sure to review the admission requirements and procedures. Also, see what scholarships and other funding options you have available.

What Can You Do with a Modern Languages and Classics Major?

Expand your worldview, improve communications skills, and increase employment opportunities by adding a major or minor in world languages.

Activities and Opportunities

Join a student or professional organization. Step outside of the classroom to learn a language in another country. See the activities that keep our students engaged in learning.

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Contact Us

Department of Modern Languages and Classics

North Quad, Room 178
Muncie, IN 47306

8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday


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Meet Melanie Hi! I am Melanie and I graduated from Ball State in May of 2021 with majors in both physics and astronomy, along with a minor in Spanish. …

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Yonder Gillihan: Career in Theology and the Remembrance of Dr. Edmonds

  Yonder Gillihan earned a BA (1996) and an MA (1998) from Ball State University, both in History, and studied Classics, creative writing, and sc …

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Star Party: Illuminating a Path for BSU Humanities Students

Gathering the Stars On September 14th, 2021, students gathered on the North West Residence Hall Patio to explore student organizations, study abroad p …

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