French language proficiency


This program is for students who may or may not be enrolled in a degree program and who wish to improve oral and written French proficiency. It is also for those who wish to enhance their knowledge of the language for cultural or professional needs. The program is not intended for native French speakers.

Credential: Certificate

The French Language Proficiency program is in the Department of French within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Academic Calendar:

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Diplomat
  • Foreign Service Worker
  • Immigration Officer
  • International Trade Specialist
  • Journalist
  • Government Policy Analyst
  • Politician
  • Teacher

How to apply

The certificate program

You may add a certificate program to any major. Speak to your faculty advisor.