Lesser Taught Languages Program

  • Man using sign language to communicate on a virtual call.
  • Desert scene with people viewing and hiking.
  • Two people meditating in Japan.
  • Woman in traditional Korean dress smiling outside.
  • Three students smiling in front of Italian castle
  • Student in Greece sightseeing with backpack on.
  • Student smiling in front of waterfall.


The Lesser Taught Languages (LTLs) Program offers students the opportunity to study a second language in a unique format.

LTLs courses are indicated in the Bulletin and in PAWs by the LGS prefix. Completion of the second semester of an introductory LTL course satisfies the Arts & Sciences language proficiency requirement.

In order to register for an LGS course, you must complete an application form. Important information about each language, as well as the link to apply, can be found on the pages below:

The application link for the 2023-2024 academic year is NOW OPEN!! Click the language below for more details!




If you have questions, please contact:

LTLs Program Director:  
Email: ltl@southalabama.edu