OLI and the Carnegie Mellon University Modern Languages Department offer four instructor-led language courses each semester. These courses are available to anyone in the world, but roster numbers will be capped to ensure a manageable student-to-instructor ratio.

Courses offered:

  • French 1 (FULL for fall of 2022, spring enrollment expected to open in December of 2022, contact oli-help@cmu.edu for waitlist)
  • French 2
  • Spanish 1
  • Spanish 2


  • $40 (a 20% discount for Fall 2022)
  • $50 (regular price for courses starting in January 2023)

Fall 2022 courses begin at the end of August, 2022. Registration is open now. Click here for important information about these synchronous courses and how to register.

Important note: Students are granted a 7-day free access grace period, but after paying to join the course there are no refunds.