Coursework in Foreign Languages
Courses will be offered for the following languages:
Variable credit is awarded by The Ohio State University (OSU) for these courses based on the successful completion of modules. One module of completion is equivalent to one credit. Credit earned from completion of these courses can be applied toward an undergraduate degree at either OSU or another four year institution. Obtain Transcripts
Admissions and Registration
Students wishing to complete World Languages courses can be admitted as Transient/Visiting Students from the main Ohio State website.
- Select the link called Undergraduate Admissions application
- Select “Additional Types of Applicants”
- Select “Undergraduate Study”
- Under the heading “Students from Other Universities” click the link called “Apply to Extended Education”
- Apply well before the start of the semester or session that you wish to attend. It may take up to three weeks for your application to be processed.
Courses are offered in one of two delivery methods:
- Online Courses
Students meet online either individually or in groups and follow a full semester classroom- track syllabus.
- Individualized Language Instruction Online
Individualized programs offer self-paced, mastery-based language learning courses designed to mirror the content of courses offered in the classroom. The learning is of a highly independent nature. It features one-on-one instruction, flexible scheduling and student autonomy. Each course is the equivalent in content and in credit hours to the classroom track course at the same level. All students must perform at the 80% level or better to continue in the program. Variable credit is awarded by The Ohio State University (OSU) for these courses based on the successful completion of modules. One module of completion is equivalent to one credit. Credit earned from completion of these courses can be applied toward an undergraduate degree at either OSU or another four year institution.
Tuition and Fee Schedule
Information concerning tuition and fees can be obtained through the main site at: https://registrar.osu.edu.
How do I know if I am in the University Partnership?
- You are following the UP Curriculum Pathway from the associate to the bachelor’s degree.
- For 2:2 degrees, you have been admitted to the partner institution and have registered for your first classes the upcoming semester, 3rd year of partner classes. The first day of the 3rd year class, you are officially a UP student.
- For 3:1 degrees, you are a UP student if you are registered for the 3rd year in either bridgework LCCC classes or UP partner classes. You may not be necessarily admitted with the UP partner just yet. The first day of the 3rd year of UP or LCCC bridgework class, you are officially a UP student.
- UP Office will use the email address your partner institution shares with us, which is once a semester, to email out a reminder to you about the UP program supports and services.
- If you are unsure if you are in the UP, you are welcome to email or call the UP Office to verify your status.
- (440) 366-4949
How do I show proof I am a UP student to receive benefits and supports offered at LCCC
- Go to the Circulation Desk on the 2nd floor of the LCCC Bass Library (440) 366-4026.
- Show your class registration for UP classes with the partner institution or LCCC bridgework classes.
- Bass Library staff will place a color coded sticker on the back of your LCCC or partner institution ID card. If you have no LCCC or UP ID card, a UP ID card will be issued to you.
- You will need to get a new sticker (date specific) each semester that you are registered for UP partner classes.
- An ID card is not required but would be needed if you are seeking benefits and supports at LCCC while in the partnership.
- Supports and services are for Elyria Campus and the Learning Centers (Community Learning Center at Lorain High School, Lorain Learning Center at City Center, LCCC Wellington Center, and University Partnership Ridge Campus).
For More Information
For more information about scheduling and availability of courses for these languages, please contact:
Assistant Director, Center for Languages, Literature, and Cultures