Major in Spanish (B.A.)

Our Spanish curriculum allows students to develop their linguistic skills while gaining an appreciation for the cultures, civilizations, heritage and literature of the Spanish-speaking world.

Majors are encouraged to spend at least one semester studying in a Spanish-speaking country. To earn the bachelor’s degree, students take a minimum of 10 courses (30 credits).

Required courses:

  • Intermediate Spanish I and II or Advanced Spanish Grammar
  • Conversation, Composition and Reading I and II
  • Spanish American Culture and Civilization
  • Spanish Culture and Civilization
  • Masterpieces of Spanish Literature
  • Masterpieces of Spanish American Literature
  • Additional upper-level Spanish electives as needed to reach the 10-course requirement