VI General Education Requirement Policy *
Other Than English (Category VI) requirement states that students must
demonstrate competency in a language other than English* by completing one of
the following options:
College-level course work equivalent to UCI's third quarter of study in
a language other than English. UCI courses approved to satisfy this requirement
French 1C, S1BC
German 1C, S1BC
Greek 1C, S1BC
Hebrew 1C, S1BC
Italian 1C, S1BC
Japanese 1C, S1BC
Korean 1C, S1BC
Latin 1C, S1BC
Persian 1C, S1BC
Spanish 1C, S1BC
for three years of high school study or its equivalent in a single language
other than English with a C average or better in the third year.
||A score of 3, 4, or 5 on a College Board Advanced Placement Examination in a language other than English. NOTE: Students who earn a 3, 4, or 5 on the AP Chinese Examination must take the UCI Chinese placement examination to determine course credit.
score of 570 or better on a College Board SAT examination in a language
other than English, with the exception of the test in Modern Hebrew for
which a score of 500 or better is required.
of an approved course of study through the Education Abroad Program (EAP).
Careful planning is required to ensure that this requirement is fulfilled.
Check with an EAP counselor at the Center for International Education to
determine the programs in countries that fulfill this requirement.
equivalent as determined by an appropriate and available means of evaluation.
Information on availability of such examinations and testing schedules,
consult the Academic Testing Center, 3040 Anteater Instruction and Resource
Building, (949) 824-6207. If an appropriate means of evaluating competence
in a non-English language of instruction does not exist, satisfactory
completion, with a C average or better, of one year of formal schooling
at the sixth grade level or higher in an institution where the language
of instruction is not English will meet the requirement. Appropriate
documentation must be presented to substantiate that the course work
* Includes American Sign Language