Curriculum Requirements

FRE 202Intermediate French II (or above) 13
FRE 301Introduction to French and Francophone Studies3
At least 3 credit hours at 300 and/or 400 level 23
Minimum of 6 graded credit hours from UM faculty
Maximum of 3 transfer credit hours 3
Study abroad participation in UParis recommended
Total Credit Hours12

Students must earn a grade of C- or higher in every course counting toward the minor, and maintain a minimum overall average of 2.5 in the minor.


 Students who begin their minor in FRE 202 will do 6 credits at the 200-level. Students who begin their minor in FRE 203 will do 3 credits at the 200-level.


 Students who begin their French minor in FRE 301 will do 12 credits towards their minor at the 300-level. Students may count FRE 310 toward the minor no more than 1 time (3 credits).


3 credit hours may be transferred from another institution or from a study-abroad program not administered by UM.