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PLEASE NOTE: This site is still being updated for 2014. This site will be fully updated on May 16, the date Mailing #1 will be mailed to students.

Frequently Asked Questions

 

How do I fulfill the language requirement?

You may meet the language requirement in four different ways:

  1. by testing out with an appropriate score in the CEEB Advanced Placement, Achievement examination, International Baccalaureate examination, or in another standardized examination selected by the faculty of a particular language in consultation with the Associate Dean of the College; or
  2. by satisfactory completion (grade of S, C- or better) of a language course numbered 204 (205 in the case of Japanese and Chinese); or
  3. by passing a proficiency examination designed or selected by the faculty of the particular language in consultation with the Associate Dean of the College; or
  4. in the case of fluent speakers of languages not taught at Carleton, by passing a special examination prepared by an expert.

Visit the Language Exemption website.

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