Whether your goal is to obtain specialized knowledge or
training in a particular field or simply to pursue even greater fluency and
insight into your language area, graduate school may be a next step toward a
successful future. A graduate degree in Chinese, French, German, and/or
Spanish can expand career opportunities, and many Modern Language
students have gone on to graduate school after completing their degree at Grove
City College. In fact, an undergraduate degree in a modern language opens
up a broad range of graduate education options including international
business, economics, missions, psychology, social work, international studies,
foreign or domestic relations, translation/interpretation, law, teaching
English as a second language, linguistics and literature, among others.
In recent years, our graduates have earned (or are earning) M.A. and/or Ph.D.
degrees from schools like The Pennsylvania State University, Middlebury
College, Duquesne University, the University of Virginia, the Monterrey Institute,
Millersville University, Purdue University, the University of Nevada Las Vegas,
Kent State University, Ohio University, the University of Pittsburgh, Indiana
State University, California State University, and many others.
GradSchools.com can get you started as you look
for which colleges and universities offer graduate studies in Modern
Studies, and other related fields.
Guide to Graduate School offers information on how to get
started, find a school, prepare for admission exams, pay for school and other
helpful resources and advice.
information on doctoral programs in modern languages can be found through the MLA Guide to Doctoral Programs in
English and Other Modern Languages
College Career Services.
News & World Report lists "America's Best Graduate
Schools", explains the major graduate school entrance tests, and provides
links to helpful tools and informative articles
Top Language and Literature Graduate Schools for Modern
The following schools have been recommended by Modern
Language faculty at Grove City College and other strong undergraduate
programs. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, but rather as a
starting place for investigation. Of course, each language would yield a
somewhat different list. See also the MLA Guide to Doctoral Programs in
English and Other Modern Languages.