2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jul 14, 2024  
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Spanish [SPA]

In this major in the Modern Languages Department , students develop oral and written Spanish language and culture skills that, combined with preparation in related disciplines, lead to a wide variety of career options.

Career Potential

  • Business: International trade, bilingual consultant, translator, customer support agent
  • Government: Diplomacy, FBI, National Security Agency, Border patrol, immigration agencies, government or court translator
  • Writing: Newspapers, trade publications, book publishers, web site need bilingual translators, proofreaders, writers, editors
  • Tourism and hospitality: Interpreter, guide, bilingual travel agent, study abroad coordinator or director
  • Education: Teaching in private schools or in a private sector, pursue masters and/or doctorate to become a college professor


B. Elective courses in Spanish at 300-level or above (12 cr. hr.)

C. One Spanish course at 400-level (3 cr. hr.)

Total Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 124