Modern Language Track Requirements

Elementary and Intermediate-Level Language Courses/Proficiency (0-12 hours)

Ashland University students may fulfill their GPS institutional graduation requirement with the modern language track (0-12 hours depending on placement).

•   through completion of Intermediate II level of foreign language – SPAN 272 and FRENCH 252.

Language Studies options are also available within the Global Studies Track.

Correct placement for all options is crucial for Ashland University students’ academic success. Placement is determined by the number of years of high school study and two of the following three placement indicators: GPA, ACT and WebCape score.

Visit to learn more about the WebCape study and to participate. The FAQ page will answer all of your questions regarding placement. Remember that the password to take WebCape is actually “password”. 

About Global Passport Strategies

GPS LogoAs part of Ashland University’s Core Curriculum that prepares students to think with reason, act with the skills, and live with the values of a liberally educated person, students are required to meet a Global Competency requirement.

This requirement will provide all students with the experiences and skills they need to live and work as citizens aware of their global responsibilities.