IGETC (UC) Requirements

AREA 6 – LANGUAGE OTHER THAN ENGLISH

Proficiency equivalent to two years of high school study in the same language can be satisfied with one of the following*: 

1. Proficiency equivalent to two years of high school study in the same language with a grade of “C” or better
2. A score of 3 or higher on the Foreign Language AP Exam or 5 or higher on the IB HL Exam
3. Satisfactory score on the SAT II: Subject Test in languages other than English
4. Satisfactory completion of two years of formal schooling at the sixth grade level or higher in an institution where the language of instruction is not English
5. Verified competency by a CCC, CSU or UC faculty member

 *Documentation required to verify proficiency*

OR

Complete of one of the following courses at Mission College or any US regionally accredited institution:

Code Class Units
ARB 001 First Semester Arab And Culture (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
CHI 001 First Semester Chinese (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
FRN 001 First Semester French (Elementary Level) (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
JPN 001 First Semester Japanese (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
SPA 001 First Semester Spanish (Elementary Spanish) (5.0 Lecture) 5.0
VIE 001 First Semester Vietnamese (5.0 Lecture) 5.0

NOTE: UC-bound Biology AS-T majors can defer Area 6 until after transfer.

IGETC SUMMARY • AREA 1 (CSU) • AREA 1 (UC) 

AREA 2  AREA 3  AREA 4  AREA 5   AREA 6 (UC)