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The application period for fall 2021 courses has ended.
Apply early for spring 2022!

The Five College Center for World Languages offers instruction in less-commonly taught languages for students of Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst.

Our courses feature:

  • 40+ less-commonly taught languages
  • Small group/one-on-one conversation sessions with native/fluent speakers 
  • Class meetings on all five campuses
  • Offerings for beginner, intermediate, advanced, and heritage learners 
  • Emphasis on oral proficiency and authentic communication 
  • Flexible scheduling model 
  • Academic credit

Learn more about: 
ASL Hindi-Urdu | Persian Swahili | Turkish All other languages 

Browse language offerings by region:
Africa & the Caribbean | Americas | Asia | Europe | Middle East

Five College Center for World Languages
Amherst College, 79 S. Pleasant St., Amherst, MA 01002
fclang@fivecolleges.edu | 413.542.5264

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