School of Humanities & Behavioral Science

Spanish (43-45 hours)

Dr. Tim Fox speaks to a class.A major in Spanish offers students a triple focus: language, culture, and literature. After successful completion of the program, majors will be equipped to do the following:

  • Comprehend and interpret written and spoken language.
  • Express themselves in the written and spoken word of that language.
  • Have a fundamental understanding of the literature and civilizations of the countries represented by the target language.
  • Value other cultures as fellow global citizens.
  • Develop skills to function successfully in cross-cultural environments.

What classes will I take?

  • Spanish Composition
  • Spanish Conversation
  • Spanish Civilization and Culture
  • Spanish-American Civilization

View the courses required for the Spanish Major.

What kind of jobs can I anticipate after graduation?

  • Bilingual Educator
  • Foreign Exchange Trader
  • Translator/Interpreter
  • Immigration Officer

What kind of experiences will I have?

  • Study Abroad programming with more than 30 locations around the world.
  • Tri-S trips (a short term learning service program).
  • Local opportunities to interact with members in the community.
  • Language opportunities with Spanish chapel services and immersion nights (social events where no English is spoken).

How can I learn more?

The academic catalog contains additional information such as course descriptions. To set up a meeting with a faculty member in this area, please contact the Admissions Office.