The Center for World Languages and Cultures offers foreign language proficiency exams to graduate students who want to meet a foreign language requirement for their program.
Testing for IMBA, IIC and Korbel Students
The Center for World Languages and Cultures has implemented new exams for students in the International Masters of Business Administration, International and Intercultural Communication programs and the Korbel School of International Studies - the STAMP4S test. The STAMP4S test is a computer-based assessment that measures reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. The scoring system for this test is based off national norms for foreign language proficiency and is widely recognized. The STAMP4S test is available in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Spanish.
Please carefully review the following document before registering for this exam : Graduate Proficiency Exam Information (STAMP4S exam) (PDF)
Testing for all other Programs (Art History, Anthropology, Iliff/Religious Studies, English, Geography)
Testing for these programs is a written exam designed for social sciences or humanities. This is a Translation and Reading test only.
Please carefully review the following document before registering for this exam : Graduate Proficiency Exam Information (Translation and Reading) (PDF).
To view samples of these tests click on the links below.
Please note that no tests are offered during academic breaks or during summer.
Fall 2013 - Registration for fall, 2013, is now closed.
Winter 2014 - Registration for these dates is now open.
- January 31, 8:15 am - 12:00 pm (Friday)
- February 13, 5:15 pm - 9:00 pm (Thursday)
- February 28, 8:15 am - 12:00 pm (Friday)
Spring 2014 - Registration for these dates will open in March.
- April 11, 8:15 am - 12:00 pm (Friday)
- April 24, 5:15 pm - 9:00 pm (Thursday)
- May 9, 8:15 am - 12:00 pm (Friday)