The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Michigan confers more undergraduate degrees in German than any other U.S. institution. According to U.S. Department of EducationĀ data published by The Chronicle List, U-M had 52 graduates in 2016-17. University of North Carolina at Charlotte was next with 41 graduates. Overall, U-M conferred the fourth-highest number of degrees inĀ all foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics, with 303.