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KIRK ZIESER/THE HOYA undergraduate students will be able to pursue minors in the college starting in the fall of 2019 after a vote of the SFS School Council.

SFS School Council Grants Final Approval for Cross-School Minors

The School of Foreign Service’s School Council voted unanimously to permit undergraduates to pursue any two minors or certificates offered by the university, beginning this fall. The School Council, which oversees SFS educational policy, passed the proposal Jan. 17. The School Council vote was the final approval needed after the[Read More…]

by January 23, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
86 in the Class of 2018 are declaring language minors in  the first year the SFS has offered the minors.

SFS Sees Uptake in Foreign Language Minors

One in four seniors in the School of Foreign Service has declared a foreign language minor since the SFS began recognizing foreign language minors this fall, with Arabic, Chinese, French and Spanish language courses remaining the most popular choices among students. Eighty-six out of about 350 students in the Class[Read More…]

by October 18, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
The School of Foreign Service Dean’s Office announced that students will be able to minor in foreign languages, marking the first time they will be able to minor outside the undergraduate core.

SFS Adds Language Minors

Students in the School of Foreign Service will be able to pursue language minors within Georgetown College beginning this fall, according to a Tuesday announcement from the SFS Dean’s Office. The new language programs, which will be open to all years starting with the Class of 2017, are the first[Read More…]

by March 30, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

SFS Considers Adding Minors

The School of Foreign Service Academic Council will continue its discussion on the merits of the certificate program and the possible introduction of minors into the SFS curriculum following a town hall discussion between students, SFS Associate Dean Mitch Kaneda and SFS Interim Dean James Reardon-Anderson last Tuesday. SFSAC President[Read More…]

by January 30, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

GU Unveils New Protocol for Protecting Minors

In response to last year’s child sex abuse scandal at The Pennsylvania State University, Georgetown has launched a new Protection of Minors Policy. The policy, which was approved by the Faculty Senate in September, was announced last week in a university-wide email from the Office of the President. “We recognize[Read More…]

by October 16, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Few Minors for Global Thinkers

The School of Foreign Service is celebrated as a unique undergraduate school that offers students a chance to specialize in an internationally focused education — but at what point do structure and course requirements become too constricting? The SFS offers seven majors and 15 certificates. Unlike the three other schools[Read More…]

by April 1, 2011 0 comments Opinion