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Certificate of Proficiency

Admission Requirements

The certificates are open to any "degree" or "special" student from within the University. They are not, however, open to students pursuing a degree in German within the Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics.

Certificate of Proficiency in German Language

To receive the certificate, students must have completed successfully at least twelve credits in German language in the Department of Languages, Literatures and Linguistics, as follows:

  1. AP/GER 2000 6.0 Intermediate German or AP/GER 2020 6.0 Intermediate German in Berlin,
  2. AP/GER 3001 3.0 Advanced German, Level I A,
  3. AP/GER 3002 3.0 Advanced German, Level I B with a minimum grade of "B."

Note:  Students who are exempted from an intermediate level language course must take another upper level course taught in German.