PLEASE NOTE: Foreign Language Placement Exams for French, German, Spanish, Mandarin, Korean and Italian are proctored online and can be taken anytime. To sign up for an exam in one of these languages:
For BYU-FLATS Exam:
Students who know or have studied a language other than the ones listed above may take the BYU-FLATS exam in that language in order to meet (validate) their CORE language requirement. The College will offer a proctored session each semester for students to take this exam on campus. Students should give this a high priority as an academic requirement. See below for the list of languages offered through BYU-FLATS and proctored at Gordon College.
Students who have submitted a TOEFL, IELTS, or qualifying score on an SATII subject test to the College for admissions do not need to take one of these exams.
1. Check the languages offered below.
2. Watch for the date for the next exam.
3. When completing BYU-FLATS registration, please note the following information:
Proctor Information: Bonnie Ross, Humanities Department, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham, MA 01984, (978) 867-4568, firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional results can be sent to: Virginia Mayne, Registrar's Office, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham, MA 01984, (978) 867-4244, email@example.com
4. Register for a BYU-FLATS exam. You will need a credit card and your proctor's information (please see above).
5. Next BYU-FLATS exam on Gordon's campus: Tuesday, October 20, 2020, in Room 118, Ken Olsen Science Center, starting at 5 p.m.
*Consult with your advisor about how to meet the fourth semester early at Gordon.
List of languages available for in-person proctored online testing at Gordon College. Cost is $50. Register with BYU-FLATS at least 2 weeks prior to the exam.
List of languages available for in-person proctored pencil and paper testing at Gordon College. Cost is $75. Register with BYU-FLATS 4-6 weeks prior to the exam.
Afrikaans, Aymara, Cakchiquel, Guarani, Maori, Navajo, Quechua, Rarotongan, and Welsh
Day of the BYU-FLATS exam please bring:
Please take care of all "personal needs" prior to entering the testing session. Once a test has begun, it must be completed without interruption.
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