Carnegie Mellon University

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February 05, 2019

Exploring Languages and Cultures Speaks to CMU Students

By Michael Henninger

Stefanie Johndrow

Nearly half of all Carnegie Mellon University graduates take classes in the Department of Modern Languages. In any language, that's saying something.

Forty-eight percent of 2018 Carnegie Mellon graduates took a Modern Languages course. Nationwide, there are only 7.5 modern language course enrollments per 100 students, according to the most recent report conducted by the Modern Language Association.