University of Central Oklahoma, Department of Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultural Studies

An Honor Roll member of the Chronicle’s “Great Universities to Work For,” UCO is a comprehensive metropolitan university serving the greater Oklahoma City area, committed to equality and diversity.

The Department of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultural Studies promotes the study and teaching of second languages and the study of the literatures and cultures produced by the peoples of those languages. The Department offers both general introductions to these languages and cultures as well as advanced study for the training of teachers, scholars, and other professionals. The Department also serves as a catalyst for the creation of community events and activities to promote cross-cultural and cross-disciplinary understanding, communication, and analysis. The Department fosters the intellectual advancement of its teaching faculty by enabling the pursuit of scholarly goals.

In addition to major programs in French, German, and Spanish, the Department of Modern Languages department offers courses in the following languages, according to demand.

  • Arabic
  • Biblical Greek
  • Chinese
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Sanskrit
  • Turkish