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Higher Education Programs

Institutional Characteristics

Type of Institution

Classification of Institution

Recruit historically underserved learners

Improve ACCESS for all learners in more languages

Increase ACCOUNTABILITY through transparency and documentation

Publish description of program goals and requirements

Publicize efforts to increase historically underserved student enrollments

Publicize definition of student success

Levels of language offered

Keys to Access and Accountability

Recruit faculty from HUL communities

Partnership with education

Partnership with philanthropic foundations

Offer language immersion opportunities

  • Rocky Boy, Montana is home to the Chippewa Cree Tribe, and the community has two heritage languages, Cree and Chippewa (Ojibwe). With the support of an Administration for Native Americans (ANA) grant, Stone Child College (SCC)… … Read More
  • Epiitendaagwak Ojibwemowin roughly translates to “Ojibwemowin (the Ojibwe language) is held in high esteem.” Leech Lake Tribal College holds the language of our community, Ojibwemowin, in very high esteem. We are one of the only… … Read More
  • In partnership with the Séliš-Ql̓ispé Culture Committee, Salish Kootenai College’s Native
    Language Teacher Education (NLTE) program, and Salish Language Educator Development
    (SLED) option is designed to meet the… … Read More
  • The University of Alabama at Birmingham is a leader in Proficiency-based learning and Spanish for Specific Purposes (SSP), and it offers many languages. It offers a major in Foreign Languages with four tracks: Spanish, Applied… … Read More
  • Portland State's Russian Flagship Program is an innovative undergraduate program that helps students gain professional levels of proficiency in Russian while they pursue any major at PSU. The students achieve that high level… … Read More
  • We embrace an inclusive model of German Studies that integrates the study of language, literature, and culture at all levels. We offer an undergraduate major and minor, as well as graduate study culminating in an MA or a PhD.… … Read More
  • SDSU’s Global Seal of Biliteracy is a digital badge that SDSU students can earn through participating in a cultural and linguistic immersion experience, and demonstrating Working Proficiency through standardized testing that… … Read More
  • The UCLA Russian Flagship is a unique language program designed to enable students to achieve professional-level competence in Russian at the undergraduate level through individualized attention from faculty and staff. The… … Read More
  • The Lakota Studies Department offers four degrees and a Lakota Language Certificate. The department also provides the focus for the entire college in maintaining a Lakota perspective. All students are required to take courses… … Read More
  • We adjust course offerings so that students can gain proficiency as rapidly as possible. For example, we offer both regular-paced and intensive first-year Russian during the academic year, and we offer third-year Russian both… … Read More
  • We adjust course offerings so that students can gain proficiency as rapidly as possible. For example, we offer both regular-paced and intensive first-year Russian during the academic year, and we offer third-year Russian both… … Read More