Explore Fall 2021 Courses!

Looking for courses for Fall? Check out the Germanic Studies course brochure. Language, culture, literature, gen eds, and more!

Career Paths with German

What can you do with a major or minor in German? Just about anything!

Check out some examples of what our alumni are doing now!

Where are our alumni now?

  • Teacher at Maine West High School

    Rogelio Cabrera was a Teaching of German major.

  • Associate Prof. and Preservation Librarian, UIUC

    Kyle Rimkus was a Germanic Studies major.

  • Social Worker, Kaleidoscope

    Osiris Flores was a Germanic Studies major.

  • Cleveland Foundation public service fellow

    Zuka’a Joudeh was a Germanic Studies and Political Science double major with a Public Policy minor.

    She completed a Fulbright following graduation.

  • Pharmacist, Walmart

    Julia Lang was a Germanic Studies major.

  • Midwife

    Nicole Apel was a Germanic Studies major with an Art History minor.

  • IT Risk Management Team Leader, Federal Reserve Bank in Chicago

    Denis Halilovic was a Germanic Studies major.

  • Business Development Research Coordinator, Locke Lord LLP

    Sarah Ando was a Germanic Studies and Mathematics double major.

  • Architect in Munich, Germany

    Hunter Sikorski was a Germanic Studies and Architecture double major.

  • MA student in Library Science, UIUC

    Katharine Andrew was a Germanic Studies and Political Science double major with a History minor.

  • PhD student in Pharmacy at UIC

    Minnie Pham was a Germanic Studies major.

  • PhD students in German at U of Michigan

    Rhiannon Muncaster was a Germanic Studies and Spanish double major.

    Elizabeth Sokol was a Germanic Studies major with a History minor.

  • MA students in Germanic Studies at UIC

    Andrew Tuider was a Germanic Studies and Political Science double major with an International Studies minor.

    Lily Schreiner was a Germanic Studies major with a Biological Sciences minor.

  • MA student in Comparative Literature at Ruhr University, Germany

    Tavia Sons was an English major with a Germanic Studies minor.