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Placement Exam Guidelines

Foreign Language Placement Exam Guidelines

*You will need your University username and password in order to take the placement test. 

Search for your Coastal Carolina University Username and PIN.

*allow for approximately 30-45 minutes to complete the exam

*do not use outside resources

*print a copy of your scores

*should be taken only once

--Please note that the placement exam is available online in French, German and Spanish languages only--

Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for additional information regarding placement in other foreign languages.

Foreign Language Placement Test Support

Patience Locke

Important Notice!

New students will be required to complete the foreign language at the 115 level; unless they have extensive previous foreign language coursework and elect to take a placement test in order to gain entry into a higher level. 

Please refer to the Foreign Language Requirement for additional information regarding foreign language placement at CCU.

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Patience Locke, Coordinator


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