Language Placement Testing

All students who have had two or more years of a high school foreign language, or prior knowledge of a foreign language and who wish to continue studying the same language, must take the foreign language placement test prior to registering for a foreign language class.

The placement test results include the course for which the student should register.

Students with placement needs in other languages, including languages not offered by the department, should contact Deborah Page,

Schedule a Foreign Language Placement Test

Summer Semester

Computerized placement tests are available for French, German and Spanish during the Summer semester. You can register at

Fall & Spring Semesters

During the Fall & Spring semester, contact the Foreign Language Lab at (515) 745-5649 to schedule a test.

Login to Online Placement Test

Use the links below to login to online placement tests. (only applicable at certain times)

Login to Language Placement test

Login to CAPE Assessment Test

Contact Information

Muntz Hall • Room 323
Phone: (513) 745-5679
Fax: (513) 745-5771