UAA German Language Program Herzlich Willkommen!

Students with previous experience in German or who grew up speaking German should contact Dr. Masanovic ( to determine the appropriate course level for their situation. 

German Major and Minor
Students wanting to major or minor in German must contact Dr. Masanovic (, the German Program advisor, to discuss the program requirements and plan a course of study.  

Double Major in German and another subject
A degree in languages can enhance any other degree on campus and make you a more attractive job candidate.  International Studies, History, Journalism, Business, Computer Science, English, Political Science, and Anthropology are among some of the double majors popular with students.  Double majoring requires good planning, and it is very important to meet with your advisor early on in your studies at UAA.

Study Abroad
Study abroad is highly recommended for all language students.  Students should begin discussing their options for study abroad with their advisor as early as possible. For information about UAA-approved programs, go to

German can greatly enhance or even become your career.  Talk with your advisor for information on the various career options that knowledge of German will make available to you.


Why I'm Taking German - Ben Woodland