Language Study

Our department houses a variety of language programs—Arabic, Chinese, Classical Greek, Filipino, French, German, Italian, Indonesian, Korean, Japanese, Latin, Malaysian, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese—and it is the site where undergraduate students can fulfill their College Breadth language requirements.

College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (CHASS)

College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences (CNAS)

Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE)

  • Students in the Bourns College of Engineering (BCOE) may chose to use the study of a language, at the 3rd quarter or above, to fulfill part of their humanities College Breadth Requirement (see the General Catalogue, p. 81).

School of Business Administration (SOBA)

  • Language Requirement

    For more information about the College Breath language requirement, please see the UCR general catalog.

  • Program Directors

    If you have questions about a particular language program, our Program Directors are here.

  • Placement Exam

    For information about language placement exams, contact Aaron Jurkiewiczthe Language Placement Test Coordinator. Information about exam dates/times can be found here.