Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Objectives


A major in Spanish fosters the development of analytical and communicative skills that uniquely prepare students for our increasingly diverse national culture and global economic system. The Spanish program offers language instruction at the beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels. Courses are also offered in the literatures of Spain and Spanish America as well as Hispanic culture. Upon completing the program, the student will possess a strong understanding of the language, culture, and literatures of more than three hundred million people worldwide. Careers may be pursued in a variety of fields including elementary, secondary, and higher education; social work; communications; and government.


  1. B.A. in Spanish: 38 hours, or the equivalent, in Spanish, and 18 hours in a minor
  2. Minor in Spanish: 18 hours of Spanish
  3. Teacher Certification