French Minor

The French Minor includes the following courses. Waiver or substitution in any of these categories may be approved, in some circumstances, by the assistant to the chair for undergraduate affairs in consultation with the student’s advisor.


The College of Letters & Science requires that students attain at least a 2.0 GPA on all credits in the minor attempted at UWM. In addition, students must attain a 2.0 GPA on all minor credits attempted, including any transfer work. At least 9 credits must be taken at the 300 level or above in residence at UWM.

The minor in French consists of a minimum of 18 credits as follows:

FRENCH 204Fourth-Semester French (or equivalent)3
FRENCH 303Conversation and Composition: Intermediate Level (or equivalent)3
FRENCH 332Reading French Texts (or equivalent)3
Select 9 credits in French literature, language, and culture above the 300 level9
Total Credits18