» Foreign Language Placement Test

Language Placement tests are available on Blackboard in the following languages:

  • Spanish

  • French

  • German

  • Italian

  • Latin

This placement exam will place you in the appropriate level (101, 102, or 201) based on your abilities.  This exam will not fulfill the language portion of the Global Citizen Cluster of the General Education requirement. 

For placement in other languages, please contact the Department of Languages at 714-997-6843.

Please contact the Academic Advising Center at 714-744-7959 regarding log in problems.

+ - Language Proficiency Testing

Students who are proficient in a language and wish to take a proficiency exam to satisfy the General Education Language Requirement are encouraged to contact the following organizations:

BYU Foreign Language Achievement Testing Services (FLATS)

NYU School of Professional Studies Language Proficiency Testing

While Chapman no longer proctors these exams on site, students may contact the following testing centers below for proctoring services:

UC Irvine Academic Testing Center

Irvine Valley College Testing Center

Azusa Pacific University Learning Enrichment Center

Contact them well in advance of your anticipated testing date to inquire about availability.