German, Minor

School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Program Overview

By declaring a minor in German, you will get to explore your interest in German language, history, and culture through a variety of courses covering both Germany and the German-speaking world.

German, Minor

Where You'll Go

With fluency in another language—and the cultural connections that are inextricably linked to it—you will not only travel the world with more confidence, you’ll also become a very desirable candidate for a variety of careers, and especially those in international affairs, business, government, or teaching. Minoring in German will open the doors of employment at companies throughout the world and particularly those based in Germany and where German is a working language.

Minor Details

The program information listed here reflects the approved curriculum for the 2023–24 academic year per the Brooklyn College Bulletin. Bulletins from past academic years can be found here.

Minor Requirements (12 Credits)

A minimum of 12 credits in advanced courses in German 2021 and above.


Alejandro Alonso

4231 Boylan Hall
P: 718.951.5451

Brooklyn. All in.

Brooklyn. All in.