Department of Modern Languages


Greetings and welcome to Modern Languages! We are a dynamic department dedicated to helping students achieve proficiency, cultural awareness, and professional abilities related to global languages.

We offer majors, minors, and teaching endorsements in French, German and Spanish, in addition to a degree program in Spanish Translation and Interpretation.

Our online Spanish M.A.E. is designed to give working teachers additional professional training in pedagogy, second language acquisition, and culture.  

Please follow the links in the navigation menu for more information about our faculty, programs, and other initiatives.

You are welcome to contact any of the faculty. For general inquiries:

Jonathan Dettman, Chair

Cherie DeFreece, Office Associate


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Department of Modern Languages
2404 11th Avenue
Thomas Hall 215
Kearney, NE 68849