The ability to use an additional language is among the top skills required across all professions. Whether you work in business, criminal justice, social work, health care, or a variety of other fields, employers are looking for professionals who can communicate in a language other than English. If you can speak two or more languages, you have a huge professional advantage. Additionally, proficiency in a second language opens opportunities for studying or working abroad.
Learning a new language exercises your brain; improves your memory and cognitive abilities; connects you to other cultures; and promotes tolerance, empathy, and acceptance of others.
There are many reasons to study world languages at Heartland Community College:
Applying early is encouraged, so you can get the classes you need at the times you want. Visit heartland.edu/application to apply today!