The Bachelor of Arts in French Area and Culture Studies from Washington State University provides students with a comprehensive education in the culture, literature, and history of the French-speaking world. This four-year program emphasizes the study of language, linguistics, literature, philosophy, and culture to provide students with an in-depth understanding of French and Francophone societies. Students will have the opportunity to learn about both modern day France as well as the historical context that has shaped its culture and society. Graduates from this program are well-prepared for careers in international business, government affairs, education, or media & communications. With their knowledge and experience related to French culture and language they will be able to work effectively across different cultures while making meaningful contributions towards global economic development.