EXHIBIT A
                                                  PROCEDURE 09-02-01
                                                  February 1, 2004


Countries1 and Their Status vis-à-vis English as the Official Language
    Countries marked with an * are subject to review: TOEFL may be
                               required.


                                   English Official
Country                            Language2           TOEFL Status3

Afghanistan                        No                  Required
Albania                            No                  Required
Algeria                            No                  Required
Andora                             No                  Required
Angola                             No                  Required
Antigua and Barbuda                Yes                 Exemption
Argentina                          No                  Required
Armenia                            No                  Required
Australia                          Yes                 Exemption
Austria                            No                  Required
Azerbaijan                         No                  Required
Bahamas                            Yes                 Exemption
Bahrain                            No                  Required
Bangladesh                         No                  Required
Barbados                           Yes                 Exemption
Belgium                            No                  Required
Belarus                            No                  Required
Belize                             Yes                 Exemption
Benin                              No                  Required
Bhutan                             No                  Required
Bolivia                            No                  Required
Bosnia and Herzegovina             No                  Required
Botswana *                         Yes                 Exemption
Brazil                             No                  Required
Brunei                             No                  Required
Bulgaria                           No                  Required
Burkina Faso                       No                  Required
Burundi                            No                  Required
Cambodia                           No                  Required
Cameroon                           No                  Required
Canada: All provinces
   Except Quebec                   Yes                 Exemption
   Quebec                          No                  Required
Cape Verde                         No                  Required
Central African Republic           No                  Required
Chad                               No                  Required
Chile                              No                  Required
China/PRC                          No                  Required
Colombia                           No                  Required
Comoros                            No                  Required
Congo (Zaire)4                     No                  Required
Congo Republic5                    No                  Required
Costa Rica                         No                  Required
Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)        No                  Required
Croatia                            No                  Required
Cuba                               No                  Required
Cyprus                             No                  Required
Czech Republic                     No                  Required
Denmark                            No                  Required
Djibouti                           No                  Required
Dominica                           No                  Required
Dominican Republic                 No                  Required
Ecuador                            No                  Required
Egypt                              No                  Required
El Salvador                        No                  Required
Equatorial Guinea                  No                  Required
Eritrea                            No                  Required
Estonia                            No                  Required
Ethiopia                           No                  Required
Fiji *                             Yes                 Exemption
Finland                            No                  Required
France                             No                  Required
Gabon                              No                  Required
The Gambia *                       Yes                 Exemption
Gaza                               No                  Required
Georgia                            No                  Required
Germany                            No                  Required
Ghana *                            Yes                 Exemption
Greece                             No                  Required
Grenada                            Yes                 Exemption
Guatemala                          No                  Required
Guinea                             No                  Required
Guinea-Bissau                      No                  Required
Guyana                             Yes                 Exemption
Haiti                              No                  Required
Honduras                           No                  Required
Hungary                            No                  Required
Iceland                            No                  Required
India                              No                  Required
Indonesia                          No                  Required
Iran                               No                  Required
Iraq                               No                  Required
Ireland                            Yes                 Exemption
Israel                             No                  Required
Italy                              No                  Required
Jamaica                            Yes                 Exemption
Japan                              No                  Required
Jordan                             No                  Required
Kazakhstan                         No                  Required
Kenya                              No                  Required
Kiribati                           Yes                 Exemption
Korea, North6                      No                  Required
Korea, South7                      No                  Required
Kuwait                             No                  Required
Kyrgyzstan                         No                  Required
Laos                               No                  Required
Latvia                             No                  Required
Lebanon                            No                  Required
Lesotho                            No                  Required
Liberia                            Yes                 Exemption
Libya                              No                  Required
Liechtenstein                      No                  Required
Lithuania                          No                  Required
Luxembourg                         No                  Required
Macedonia                          No                  Required
Madagascar                         No                  Required
Malawi                             No                  Required
Malaysia                           No                  Required
Maldives                           No                  Required
Mali                               No                  Required
Malta *                            Yes                 Exemption
Marshall Islands                   Yes                 Exemption
Mauritania                         No                  Required
Mauritius                          Yes                 Exemption
Mexico                             No                  Required
Micronesia                         Yes                 Exemption
Moldova                            No                  Required
Monaco                             No                  Required
Mongolia                           No                  Required
Morocco                            No                  Required
Mozambique                         No                  Required
Myanmar (formerly Burma)           No                  Required
Namibia                            No                  Required
Nauru                              No                  Required
Nepal                              No                  Required
Netherlands                        No                  Required
New Zealand                        Yes                 Exemption
Nicaragua                          No                  Required
Niger                              No                  Required
Nigeria                            Yes                 Exemption
Norway                             No                  Required
Oman                               No                  Required
Pakistan                           No                  Required
Panama                             No                  Required
Papua New Guinea                   No                  Required
Paraguay                           No                  Required
Peru                               No                  Required
Philippines                        No                  Required
Poland                             No                  Required
Portugal                           No                  Required
Qatar                              No                  Required
Romania                            No                  Required
Russia                             No                  Required
Rwanda                             No                  Required
Saint Kitts and Nevis              Yes                 Exemption
Saint Lucia                        Yes                 Exemption
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines   Yes                 Exemption
Samoa (formerly Western Samoa)     No                  Required
San Marino                         No                  Required
São Tomé and Príncipe              No                  Required
Saudi Arabia                       No                  Required
Senegal                            No                  Required
Seychelles                         No                  Required
Sierra Leone *                     Yes                 Exemption
Singapore                          No                  Required
Slovakia                           No                  Required
Slovenia                           No                  Required
Solomon Islands                    Yes                 Exemption
Somalia                            No                  Required
South Africa                       No                  Required
Spain                              No                  Required
Sri Lanka                          No                  Required
Sudan                              No                  Required
Suriname                           No                  Required
Swaziland                          No                  Required
Sweden                             No                  Required
Switzerland                        No                  Required
Syria                              No                  Required
Taiwan/Rep of China                No                  Required
Tajikistan                         No                  Required
Tanzania                           No                  Required
Thailand                           No                  Required
Togo                               No                  Required
Tonga                              No                  Required
Trinidad and Tobago                Yes                 Exemption
Tunisia                            No                  Required
Turkey                             No                  Required
Turkmenistan                       No                  Required
Tuvalu                             No                  Required
Uganda                             Yes                 Exemption
Ukraine                            No                  Required
United Arab Emirates               No                  Required
United Kingdom                     Yes                 Exemption
Uruguay                            No                  Required
Uzbekistan                         No                  Required
Vanuatu                            No                  Required
Venezuela                          No                  Required
Vietnam                            No                  Required
West Bank                          No                  Required
Yemen                              No                  Required
Yugoslavia                         No                  Required
Zambia *                           Yes                 Exemption
Zimbabwe *                         Yes                 Exemption

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1 The source for the compilation of this list is The World Almanac and
Book of Facts, 2001 Edition.
2 In cases where there is more than one official language listed and
English is one of the official languages, the decision has been made
to require the TOEFL.
3 Exemption from submitting a TOEFL does not imply exemption from
sitting for the Michigan Test of English Language Proficiency before
registration
4 Congo (formerly Zaire) is also known as the Democratic Republic of
the Congo.  It is also known as Congo-Kinshasa, and not to be confused
with the Congo Republic.
5 Congo Republic, is also known as the Republic of the Congo, or Congo-
Brazzaville.
6 North Korea formally named the Democratic People’s Republic of
Korea.
7 South Korea formally named the Republic of Korea.