The German major at Rutgers University–Camden offers students a wealth of knowledge in all levels of the German language, literature, and culture. Through study in this program students will be exposed to:
- German art and performance
- Study abroad, either for a summer term, or a semester or year-long program in Germany
- German movie nights and other campus social events
The program is designed with the intention of providing a foundation of language proficiency through a nuanced approach to knowledge of the culture and its history. Courses taught in the German language program include topics such as German Literature in English Translation and German Cinema in English Translation. Majoring in German is also an excellent preparation for a variety of business careers, for graduate and professional programs, for teaching careers at various levels, and for life as an educated and enlightened citizen of the world.