Placement Testing

Placement Testing

AP (Advanced Placement) Exam taken in high school:

If student receives a score of 4 or 5, student typically receives the Siena course 201 equivalent in that language. 
Click here to see detailed information on transfer of AP credit

 

College level language classes (taken while a high school student):

Student must have an official transcript sent to their Dean's office for review.  Assistant Dean will review materials and make transfer designation in consultation with appropriate language department, if necessary.

 

Native speakers of the language to be studied

Require consultation with Department Chair for appropriate placement.

 

Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI):

If you are interested in this test, please see the Department Chair.

 

Spanish Language Students:

Please contact Diana King in the Office of Liberal Arts at dking@siena.edu for instructions on how to take the Spanish Placement Test.

 

Department Chair

Michael Sham

Michael N. Sham

Professor of Classics

205 Kiernan Hall

(518) 783‑4284