French, a language of culture and diplomacy, offers access to a world of literature, cuisine, and international relations. Spoken by over 200 million people and on every continent, French is the the official language in 33 countries and in numerous organizations like the UN and EU. Learning French enhances global business and travel opportunities, facilitates cultural exchanges, and serves as a foundation for learning other Romance languages, making it both enriching and practical.

At Carleton we offer:

To learn more about French at Carleton, visit the Department of French & Francophone Studies!