Global Language and Area Studies B.A.

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures offers a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Global Language and Area Studies (GLAS), with three track options: Arabic Studies, Classical Studies, or Japanese Studies. This 33-credit major is designed so that it can be completed in as little as two years for students who begin in their junior year – at minimum, it is typically only 9 total courses.


  • Arabic Studies
  • Classical Studies
  • Japanese Studies