Certification of Proficiency Process

Placement or Proficiency?

Certification of Proficiency is available for the following students:

  • Non-native speakers of English
  • Students who have proficiency in a language OTHER than German, French, Italian or Spanish
  • Students who have near-native proficiency (proficiency beyond the 3000 level) in any language including German, French, Italian or Spanish 
     

Certification of Proficiency is possible in the following ways:

  • Complete form and attach a transcript that shows participation in an educational system in a foreign language
  • Complete form and submit to test in the foreign language administered by a competent and/ or certified tester

Certification of Proficiency Process:

  • Certification of Proficiency requires completion of the Certification of Proficiency Form
  • Certification of Proficiency Form and Attachments must be submitted to the Associate Chair
  • Certification of Proficiency will be noted on the transcript
  • ‚ÄčCertification of Proficiency does not provide credit hours
     

Certification of Proficiency Materials: