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The Department of Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

Undergraduate

We offer B.A. degrees in nine areas. We also offer minors in eleven languages and linguistics.

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Placement Exams

All students are expected to take a placement exam before registering for language classes. Current undergraduate and graduate students must request access to placement exams. After a student has requested and received access, the exam will be available via MySlice within 24 hours.

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Graduate

We offer an M.S. Degree in Computational Linguistics and 3 M.A. Degrees in French, Linguistics, and Spanish. Our majors are interdisciplinary and many of our courses are cross-listed with other departments and colleges.

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2018 Outstanding TA Recipients2018 Outstanding TAsStudents in Russian honored at Chancellor's ReceptionStudents in Russian honored in Chancellor's ReceptionLLL Professors attend 2018 Commencement2018 CommencementBooks in the HumanitiesLLL Faculty Books on DisplayKen Frieden receiving the awardRecipient of the LLL Outstanding Faculty Research Award (2017), Ken Frieden

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Latest News

Professors Everly, Giannini and von Tippelskirch Awarded CUSE Grant

May 4, 2018, 12:00 AM

Congratulations to Professors Everly, Giannini and von Tippelskirch for their award of the 2-year CUSE Innovative and interdisciplinary Research Grant for the project titled: Centers, Margins, Boundar...

Students in Russian honored at Chancellor's Reception

May 3, 2018, 12:00 PM

Russian students Nick Rogers (Boren Scholarship), Jade Rhoads (Pickering; Critical Languages Scholarship), Professor Erika Haber, and Molly Bolan (Critical Languages Scholarship) at the Chancellor's R...