How many languages do you know?
The Languages and Cultures Department provides classes that fulfill the Global Language Proficiency requirement, including classes in English for eligible multilingual students.
All students accepted to study at CSB/SJU are proficient in English. The courses we offer are advanced courses designed to strengthen the academic language and research skills expected in college classes.
Multilingual students in EBS (English for Bilingual Students) class, fall 2014
Fall 2014 international students in ESL class in front of Lake Sagatagan at SJU
Sarah Pruett and Fr. Simon, a graduate student of theology from China
Demonstrate a minimum proficiency level of Advanced, as defined by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, in at least three of the four language skills.
Demonstrate the academic English language skills sufficient to complete college-level work.