German hip-hop artists Pyranja (second
from right) and Amewu (second from
left) with German students Elizabeth
Kniffin '14 and Nathaniel Yood '14 after
a German hip-hop concert at Syracuse
The interdisciplinary curriculum of the German Area Studies Program incorporates methods used in disciplinces like history, philosophy, political science and music. This cross-curricular approach provides students with richly diverse perspectives that are useful in a variety of professional fields.
HWS German Area Studies graduates have gone on to pursue careers in fields like education, medicine, international law, international business, diplomacy and politics.
In addition to their professional careers, many of our graduates go on to earn Ph.D., J.D. and M.D. degrees from top-ranked graduate schools across the country.