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Foreign language placement tests are administered in Testing Services on a walk-in basis. See testing procedures for information about testing in the Testing Services lab. No retests are allowed except with permission from the Foreign Language Department.

Spanish Foreign Language Placement Test

You may be required to take a foreign language placement test if you want to enroll in a Spanish course other than at the Elementary I level. For more information about whether you need to take the placement test, please visit our Spanish academic page or visit with a Spanish language professor.

Spanish Placement Scores and Courses

below 296 FL 130 Elementary Spanish I
296-355 FL 131 Elementary Spanish II
356-440 FL 230 Intermediate Spanish I
above 440 FL 231 Intermediate Spanish II

French Foreign Language Placement Test

You may be required to take a foreign language placement test if you want to enroll in a French course other than at the Elementary I level. For more information about whether you need to take the placement test, please visit our French academic page or visit with a French language professor.

French Placement Scores and Courses

below 280 FL 140 Elementary French I
280-340 FL 141 Elementary French II
341-395 FL 240 Intermediate French I
above 395 FL 241 Intermediate French II

German Foreign Language Placement Test

You may be required to take a foreign language placement test if you want to enroll in a German course other than at the Elementary I level. For more information about whether you need to take the placement test, please visit our German academic page or visit with a German language professor.

German Placement Scores and Courses

below 280 FL 120 Elementary German I
280-340 FL 121 Elementary German II
341-395 FL 220 Intermediate German I
above 395 FL 221 Intermediate German II