"Those who know nothing of foreign languages, knows nothing of their own." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Even one to two years of study in a foreign language can increase understanding of English. Learning a second language provides a better understanding of grammatical structures and increases the depth of vocabulary. Students who are proficient in a second language perform better on standardized tests. For more information regarding SAT/ACT prep, click here.
"A different language is a different vision of life." - Federico Fellini, Italian film director
Learning a second language provides the opportunity to experience the world differently. When traveling, you will be able to digest other cultures more easily when you can communicate the language. Proficiency in a second language not only helps jump start your college career, but will improve your resume once you have graduated, giving you more job opportunities.