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2024-25 Catalog 
2024-25 Catalog

Korean Certificate of Proficiency

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The Certificate of Proficiency in Korean will allow students and professionals to validate intermediate competency in oral and written Korean, affording them an advantage in employment, broadening business opportunities, and enriching their cultural and social understanding of our community and of the Korean-speaking world. This Certificate provides concrete evidence of speaking and writing skills for employers and associates.

  • Grade Requirements: A grade of “C” or better in all courses used for this certificate
  • Credit Hour Requirements: A total of 18 credit hours is required.
  • Program Code: 3124CP
  • CIPC: 16.0303 


Students are advised by Korean faculty and the Academic Advisor for the College of Arts & Humanities.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate speaking and listening proficiency in the language they are studying.
  • Demonstrate writing ability, including a command of grammar and appropriate usage to express their ideas.
  • Demonstrate the ability to write in different styles. (3000-level courses)
  • Write an analysis of a literary or cultural work in the language. (3000-level courses)
  • Describe and explain aspects of culture(s) of the language being studied.

Major Course Requirements

Required Courses (12 credit hours)

Complete the following (12 credit hours):

Elective Courses (6 credit hours)

6 credit hours in Korean at the 3000 level or higher.

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