Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Language

General

Program Description

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Spanish Majors and Minors are leaders in a vibrant community of language experts across the Latin American world.

The Department of Humanities offers courses in over seven different languages, including Spanish. Through an array of multiple language experiences, students are emerged in a global cultural, historical, and contemporary studies of countries around the world. The Foreign Languages program in the Department of Humanities offers one major in Spanish. Students who major and minor in Spanish will have exciting careers as thought-leaders, translators, speakers, teachers, writers, and advocates.

Curriculum

The Spanish Language curriculum is among the best in the nation. Instructors, who are experts in the field, holding doctorates from leading universities from around the world, work to develop a curriculum that is student friendly, yet rigorous and exciting. The curriculum for Spanish majors and minors is comparable to national standards and prepares students for a wide range of careers and service in the field.

Student Opportunities and Experience

Students will be able to engage in travel opportunities, internships, and experiential learning. The Spanish Language program works in partnership with the International Studies Program that provides study abroad and learning opportunities for language students as well.

Careers and Outcomes

Careers in this field include professional translators, teachers, scholarship, and community service.

Admissions Requirements

Some orientation to the Spanish language is encouraged.

Last updated Nov 2018

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Nearly 150 years ago, Claflin broke down barriers in higher education, making it the first South Carolina university open to all regardless of race. Today, Claflin continues to welcome exemplary stude ... Read More

Nearly 150 years ago, Claflin broke down barriers in higher education, making it the first South Carolina university open to all regardless of race. Today, Claflin continues to welcome exemplary students of all races and genders who demonstrate a passion to change not only their own circumstances, but to change the world as well. Read less