Why Learn German?
German is a West Germanic language and one of the world's major languages. German is closely related to English and Dutch. Around the world, German is spoken by approximately 100 million native speakers and another 20 million non-native speakers, and Standard German is widely taught in schools and universities in Europe. According to the Guinness Book of Records, German accounts for the most written translations into and from a language worldwide. German is the 4th most commonly spoken language in U.S. homes.
Mt. SAC offers beginning and intermediate, university-transferable German language courses that include both verbal and written learning, taught by native speakers in both English and German.