Indiana University Bloomington

College of Arts and Sciences

The Language Flagship


The Language Flagship logoThe Language Flagship leads the nation in designing, supporting, and implementing a new paradigm for advanced language education. Through an innovative partnership between the federal government, education, and business, The Language Flagship seeks to graduate students who will take their place among the next generation of global professionals.

The Language Flagship is funded by the Defense Language and National Security Education Office of the U.S. Department of Defense. Starting in August 2008, the IU Chinese Language Flagship has been funded as one of only nine Chinese Language Flagship programs in the country.

To learn more about The Language Flagship’s model of language education and how it benefits business and government, please visit