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What will I learn?

The degree or certificate in French Language provides rigorous academic preparation in the French language. Students are prepared to transfer to baccalaureate degree programs in French or Romance Languages, as well as Music, Linguistics, Art History and related fields. This degree or certificate also meets the needs of those in the community who wish to gain aptitudes in foreign languages or may enter the job market in fields that may require knowledge of a foreign language such as French. Students develop competency in the ability to comprehend, speak, read, and write in French, while at the same time learn to think critically by analyzing works of literature and other manifestations of culture. Students must complete all required courses for a minimum of 18-20 units.

Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, students will demonstrate increased reading and listening comprehension of the target languages. Utilize oral and written communicative skills to produce the target languages. Demonstrate increased knowledge of the target language’s cultures.

Which department am I in?

Language Arts Division

Study options

Full Time (60 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$7,581.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

1 December 2021

Start date

22 February 2022


Language Arts Division



91208, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

High School transcripts and Diploma: C" grade point average

For international students

High School transcripts and Diploma; minimum of 2.0 or "C" grade point average., if transferring directly from a U.S.-based College or University

TOEFL score minimum 45 on iBT; or IELTS band score of 4.5 minimum

Application Deadlines : July 1 for FALL Semester; December 1 for SPRING Semester

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Glendale Community College

Glendale College has one of the best transfer rates in the county for entry to both California State University and the University of California.

  • Completion of associate course guarantees degree entry
  • Glendale is one of the safest cities in the state
  • Live and study in the best locations in California
  • Growing international student community