The Arab world is increasingly a significant influence in contemporary world politics and the world economy. Study the 5th most common language in the world and foster international awareness and critical, objective thinking with respect to Arab and Islamic culture. Learn More
As Asian economies and politics grow more important in world affairs, a strong understanding of the Chinese language will become equally important. Ball State’s minor in Chinese provides that foundation. Learn more.
Complement your major with Ball State’s minor in classical cultures. This course-of-study focuses on ancient Greek and Latin cultures, the underpinnings of Western Civilization. Learn more.
Ball State’s minor in French is an excellent complement to a variety of majors. As a student, you will be exposed to one of the most widely spoken languages in the world. Learn more.
Because Germany is one of the largest economies in the world, a foundation of German will open numerous career possibilities for you, both in the U.S. and abroad. Ball State’s minor in German is an excellent complement to a variety of majors. Learn more.
As one of the top economic superpowers in the world, Japan plays a growing role in global business. Professionals who have a strong grasp of the Japanese language will be well prepared for success in a diversity of industries. Learn more.
Spanish is one of the most common global languages. By 2025, nearly 25% of people in the U.S. will speak Spanish as a first or second language. Choosing a minor in Spanish from Ball State will complement your major and give you an advantage in a variety of professional fields. Learn more.