Placement in Other Languages

Arrangements can also be made for individual assessment in the other languages we offer at the College of Charleston.  These arrangements often need to wait until students and faculty are back on campus during the semester. For a placement evaluation in one of these languages, please contact:

For Arabic: Dr. Ghazi Abuhakema. E-mail:

For Chinese: Dr. Piotr Gibas. E-mail:

For Greek: Dr. James Newhard. E-mail:

For Hebrew:  please refer to Hebrew Placement testing website for contact

For Italian: Dr. Giovanna DeLuca. E-mail:

For Japanese: Dr. Yoshiki Chikuma. E-mail:

For Portuguese: Dr. Mark Del Mastro. E-mail:

For Russian: Dr. Morgan Koerner. E-mail:

If you are a speaker of a language other than English who wants to waive the College of Charleston language requirement(for a language we offer at CofC or another language), please contact Dr. Shawn Morrison, Associate Dean of the School of Languages, Cultures and World Affairs at


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