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The Language Portal

The Language Portal

Learn more about world language placement 
Receive a language proficiency certification
Study a world language through distant learning technology

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Not all languages are offered each semester; some may be offered only in the summer, in alternate years, etc.  Contact the listed department and individual for general information and questions related to language proficiency examinations.

Our Languages

American Sign Language

Arabic

Chinese

Contact

Mary Price

Email: meo12@psu.edu

English as a Second Language

Contact

Mary Price

Email: meo12@psu.edu

Hebrew, Ancient

Contact

Erin Eckley

Email: ele2@psu.edu

Hebrew, Modern

Contact

Erin Eckley

Email: ele2@psu.edu

Hindi

Contact

Mary Price

Email: meo12@psu.edu

Intensive English Communication

Japanese

Contact

Mary Price

Email: meo12@psu.edu

Korean

Contact

Mary Price

Email: meo12@psu.edu

Swahili

Turkish