Spanish


  • Program Contact: Dr. Max Jensen

    Academic Division: Communication and the Arts

    Program Description:

    Spanish speakers are fast becoming the largest minority in the United States. You will find that the knowledge you will gain from our Spanish minor will be vastly useful to many majors, including business management, criminal justice, the health care professions, and education.

    If you're interested in our English or writing majors or our comparative literature minor, you will be enriched by the introduction to a wealth of exciting literature in Spanish that our Spanish minor provides.

    Whether your interest in this vibrant language is literary, cultural, or merely practical, a minor in Spanish will open doors of all kinds in today’s workplace.

    Program Requirements:


    Complete one of the following:


    Complete one of the following:


    Total Credits: 18


    Please be advised

    Please be advised that some programs or courses of study require that students complete rotations, fieldwork, internships/externships and/or teaching assignments at facilities external to the university, while other programs or courses of study may offer voluntary internships or externships at facilities external to the university. Depending on the program or course, such facilities will or may require a criminal background check, an act 33/34 clearance (if applicable), and perhaps a drug screen to determine participant qualification or eligibility. Additionally, in order to become licensed, many states will inquire as to whether the applicant has been convicted of a misdemeanor, a felony, or a felonious or illegal act associated with alcohol and/or substance abuse.

    Additional Information:

    To enter the minor, you need to have have already completed or established competency in Elementary Spanish I and II. You need either to complete or establish competency in Intermediate Spanish I and II, take at least two courses from Group II, and take at least one in Group III. At least one course from Group II must be completed before proceeding to Group III.