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Department of World Languages and Philosophy

Placement Testing

Placement Testing


Placement testing in French and Spanish is now available for all three campuses online. The online placement tests ensure that students will enroll in the course that best suits their level of ability and it may be accessed from any computer with an Internet connection. Click on the link to take the WebCAPE Foreign Language Placement Exam and follow the directions. You will be prompted to select a language and complete a short informational survey before starting the test. *Recently added for the Rockville Campus - Chinese, German, Italian, and Russian placement tests!

Rockville Campus WebCAPE  Rockville contact:

Your password is: panthers1

Germantown Campus WebCAPE Germantown contact:

Your password is: GTHS150

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus WebCAPE Takoma Park/Silver Spring contact:

Your password is: takomapark

If you are currently an MC student, you will need to enter your M Number.  If you are not currently an MC student, please enter the following as your ID: NonMC.  

Any student placing higher than the 101, 103, and 106 levels should contact the department office with questions.  Please contact the campus contact listed if you are not currently a Montgomery College student.   

Placement exam results are valid for six months. The Department of World Languages and Philosophy reserves the right to make the final decisions about placement.

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