Highlights of being a Spanish major include: service-learning with local reading programs, pre-K schools and nonprofit organizations that serve local immigrant populations; class trips; travel courses to Mexico and Spain; film screenings; tertulias; and research opportunities. You'll learn to communicate in Spanish with confidence, interpret text, analyze cultural materials and gain a ton of knowledge about Spanish history and culture. 

Programs offered:

  • B.A. in Spanish
  • B.A. in Spanish (education certificate)
  • Minor in Spanish

Your Future Success

Spanish graduates are employed as elementary and secondary school teachers, writers, editors, legal aids and English teachers abroad, as well as in medical professions, travel businesses, study abroad offices and programs such as AmeriCorps and Teach for America. Many pursue graduate studies in hispanic studies, latin american studies, English as a second language and TESOL programs.