Major in German at the University of Mary Washington, and you’ll master composition and conversation, study German culture, economics, and architecture, and explore the literatures of Austria and Germany. Spend a summer or semester studying in Erfurt, Germany, and consider a minor in business German to prepare for an international career in industry, tourism or diplomacy.
Please consult the UMW Undergraduate Catalog for specific and up-to-date major requirements.
Undergraduate outcome data is collected by the UMW Career Center each year. The data is then broken down by major in order to determine how many graduates in each major are employed, attending graduate school, or pursuing a different path within 6 months of graduation.
“Knowledge Rate” describes the percent of graduates for which the institution has reasonable and verifiable information concerning the graduates’ post-graduation career activities.
“Career Outcomes Rate” describes the number of graduates who have landed in any of the employment categories (full-time, part-time, internship) in addition to service, military, and continuing education divided by the total number of students for whom an outcome is known.
German Alumni (2018-2022)
Total Graduates: 12
Knowledge Rate: 60%
Career Outcome Rate: 60%
Where do our alumni land?
- Carahsoft Technology
- Wells Fargo
- Spotsylvania County Public Schools
- Green Box ABA, PLLC
- University of Mary Washington
Alumni Success Stories
UMW alumni are excited to help current students and other alumni succeed in their fields. Below are stories from alumni about their experiences at UMW and after.
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