Language majors

  • Arabic
  • African languages
  • French
  • French and Linguistics
  • German
  • Greek
  • Greek and Latin
  • Iranian Studies
  • Italian
  • Italian and Special Fields
  • Latin
  • Portuguese
  • Russian Languages and Literature
  • Scandinavian Languages and Cultures
  • Spanish
  • Spanish and Linguistics
  • Spanish and Portuguese

All language majors:
  • At least one year (2 semesters/3 quarters) of courses in the selected language
  • A second year of courses in the selected language is recommended prior to admission
  • Additional requirements for each major may be completed after transfer and can be found in the UCLA General Catalog.

To be considered for this major, you must complete the following courses by the end of the spring before transfer:
  • One year of college level declared language OR at least one year of high school in which the primary language of instruction was declared language.
Note: Completion of intermediate/advanced foreign language is strongly preferred.


more information about these majors:

Arabic
African languages
French
French and Linguistics
German
Greek
Greek and Latin
Iranian Studies
Italian
Italian and Special Fields
Latin
Portuguese
Russian Language and Literature
Scandinavian Languages and Cultures
Spanish
Spanish and Linguistics
Spanish and Portuguese

department homepages:

Classics (Greek, Greek and Latin, Latin)
French and Francophone Studies (French, French and Linguistics)
Germanic Languages (German)
Italian (Italian, Italian and Special Fields)
Near Eastern Languages and Cultures (Arabic, Hebrew, Iranian Studies)
Scandinavian Section (Scandinavian Languages)
Slavic, East European and Eurasian Languages and Cultures (Russian Language and Literature, Slavic Languages and Literatures)
Spanish and Portuguese (Portuguese, Spanish, Spanish and Linguistics, Spanish and Portuguese)

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