Prepare yourself for future success with access to expert faculty, opportunities for practical application, and a campus climate that supports cultural exploration and real-world skills.
The idea that language learning only benefits you if you’re fluent or you’ve spent hours in the classroom is outdated. Learn the basics and practice to build new skills at the FLI.
Expand your professional opportunities. Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Russian are considered critical, and you have access to them at Missouri State.
- College students: The Foreign Language Institute is a Missouri State University-led partnership with Drury University, Evangel University, Ozarks Technical Community College and Southwest Baptist University.
- High school students: These students may earn transferable college credit.
- Community members: We offer noncredit courses tailored to the needs of travelers, medical professionals and law enforcement professionals as well as summer youth camps.
Learn how easy it is to enroll whether you are a student or member of the community seeking noncredit courses.