Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
Will I have the opportunity to improve my language proficiency before my first semester begins?

There are many opportunities to enhance your language skills before and during your degree program. Many students attend our intensive language programs:

If are concerned that you might not meet our minimum language requirements, please Contact Us to discuss options that might meet your learning needs.

Please Note: When submitting your application for admission, if the Admissions Committee has any questions about your second language capabilities, you may be contacted by our Language Requirements Coordinator and asked to take a self-administered language diagnostic test and to clarify how you acquired your second language capabilities. If appropriate, the Language Coordinator may work with you to devise a Language Learning Plan to help ensure that you are on track for successfully passing the Language Placement exam administered at New Student Orientation.