Simulated Oral Proficiency Interview (SOPI)

The Language and Culture Studies department expects that their majors will have reached an ACTFL proficiency level of Advanced Low by the first semester of their senior year. In order to check their progress, the students are tested at the sophomore level, using a short version of the SOPI (Simulated Oral Proficiency Interview). Students are again tested at the senior level.  All seniors with Language Studies and Culture Studies option will take the Simulated Oral Proficiency Interview (SOPI). Students with the Teacher Education option will the OPI/WPT.