Language Courses at UCSD
Learn about language courses and programs available at UC San Diego.
UC San Diego is known for its innovative, non-traditional approach to language instruction. Multiple units share language instruction rather than having individual departments for English, French, Spanish, or Asian or Romance languages.
These units provide language instruction:
See a list of languages offered at UC San Diego.
UC San Diego students can also enroll in distance learning courses, including those offered by the UC Consortium for Language Learning and Teaching.
Requirements and placement
Previous experience with foreign languages may fulfill your requirements or prerequisites. See a list of colleges, majors, and minors with language requirements.
- Transferable credit may be applied through:
- Course placement and other requirements may also be met by:
UCSD offers multiple programs to help you develop your language skills.
For more information, see:
Contact your college advisor, your major advisor, and the department, program, or school offering the language or course you need.
If you have suggestions or comments about these language Web pages, contact Marie Sidney in Academic Affairs.