2023 Best Modern Languages Bachelor's Degree Schools in the Southwest Region
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If you plan on getting your bachelor's degree in modern languages, you won't be alone since the degree program is ranked #146 in the country in terms of popularity. So, you have a fair amount of options to choose from when looking for a school.
College Factual reviewed 7 schools in the Southwest Region to determine which ones were the best for bachelor's degree seekers in the field of modern languages. Combined, these schools handed out 155 bachelor's degrees in modern languages to qualified students.
Choosing a Great Modern Languages School for Your Bachelor's Degree
The modern languages bachelor's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. This section explores some of the factors we include in our ranking and how much they vary depending on the school you select. Below we explain some of the most important factors to consider before making your choice:
Overall Quality Is a Must
The overall quality of a bachelor's degree school is important to ensure a quality education, not just how well they do in a particular major. To take this into account we include a college's overall Best Colleges ranking which itself looks at a host of different factors like degree completion, educational resources, student body caliber and post-graduation earnings for the school as a whole.
Other Factors We Consider
The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.
Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to modern languages students as compared to other majors.
Major Demand - How many other modern languages students want to attend this school to pursue a bachelor's degree.
Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized modern languages related body.
Our complete ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best schools for modern languages students working on their bachelor's degree.
The modern languages school you choose to invest your time and money in matters. To help you make the decision that is right for you, we've developed a number of major-specific rankings, including this list of the Best Modern Languages Bachelor's Degree Schools in the Southwest Region.
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Best Schools for Bachelor’s Students to Study Modern Languages in the Southwest Region
The following list ranks the best colleges and universities for pursuing a bachelor's degree in modern languages.
Top Southwest Region Schools for a Bachelor's in Modern Languages
The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).