The Seal for everyone.
Proficiency in multiple languages has tremendous value in today’s global economy. Whether you learned your language in a classroom, at home, or through other experiences, the Global Seal of Biliteracy celebrates your accomplishment and certifies you for your language proficiency in two or more languages.
The Global Seal of Biliteracy meets or exceeds the requirements of all existing U.S. state Seal programs, and offers a uniform standard to recognize language skills at levels that are meaningful for academic and workplace environments. It allows recipients to showcase their language skills to any school or employer across state lines and national borders. The Global Seal of Biliteracy is proof of your language proficiency at the Intermediate Mid or Advanced Low levels.
The Global Seal of Biliteracy will be available starting January 1st, 2019.
Credential your language
The Global Seal of Biliteracy celebrates language skills in two or more languages. In the U.S., the Global Seal will certify English and one or more additional languages, and will meet or exceed the requirements of all existing state Seal programs.
designed for everyone
The Global Seal of Biliteracy recognizes anyone interested in being formally certified for achieving a high standard of proficiency in two or more languages, however those languages were learned.
distinguish you anywhere
The Global Seal of Biliteracy is your language passport; it ensures that you are recognized for your language achievement by schools, employers, and individuals across the globe.
Are you a school or employer?
The Global Seal of Biliteracy makes it easy to understand exactly what language skills your applicants possess regardless of how they acquired their language skills.