Welcome to College Confidential!

The leading college-bound community on the web

Sign Up For Free

Join for FREE, and start talking with other members, weighing in on community discussions, and more.

Also, by registering and logging in you'll see fewer ads and pesky welcome messages (like this one!)

As a CC member, you can:

  • Reply to threads, and start your own.
  • Post reviews of your campus visits.
  • Find hundreds of pages of informative articles.
  • Search from over 3 million scholarships.

Schools to avoid for CS to avoid foreign language requirement

Daddio3Daddio3 Registered User Posts: 625 Member
DS is set on studying computer science, and dead set against taking any foreign language courses in college. (C++ doesn't count as a language). Here is where he is considering and avoiding so far:

CMU -- has its own CS school so no FL requirement.
Cornell -- CS in engineering and no FL requirement.
Penn -- CS in engineering, which is the only school NOT requiring a language.
Rice -- CS is in engineering so no language requirement.
Northwestern -- CS in engineering and no language requirement.
Columbia -- CS in engineering but too many humanities so not applying.

Boston U -- only offers BA in CS in college of A&S so language is required.
Duke -- appears to require FL in Trinity where CS resides, even for BS degree.
Post edited by Daddio3 on

Replies to: Schools to avoid for CS to avoid foreign language requirement

This discussion has been closed.