Minnesota State University, Mankato
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Minnesota State University, Mankato


Scandinavian Studies

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Arts
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

This program is an interdisciplinary program designed to introduce the student to the Scandinavian countries through either of two languages, Swedish and Norwegian, and give insight into the literature and culture of these countries through courses from the departments of Art, English, History and Political Science. Education in the Scandinavian languages gives the students a basic language knowledge that enables them to travel and work in Norway and Sweden. It also provides insight into the literature and culture of these countries. Elementary Swedish and Norwegian are offered alternating years. More advanced courses are offered on demand. Admission to Major is granted by the department. Minimum university admission requirements are: a minimum of 32 earned semester credit hours -a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 (c)Contact the department for application procedures. ---LENGTH OF PROGRAM: 4 years

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