Degree Requirements

Major Requirements for a B.A. in Spanish

In addition to meeting the course requirements for the Spanish major, all students must also fulfill the General Education requirements for the Undergraduate College. The Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish requires 120 credits.

General Education Requirements 57 to 58 credits

Student may apply 6 credits from their major towards General Education requirements.

Required Major and Supporting Classes 33 credits

Required Spanish Language Courses 30 credits
SPA-0350Spanish Civilization3 credits

SPA-0351Contemporary Spain3 credits
SPA-0355Latin-American Civilization3 credits

SPA-0490Seminar in Civilization3 credits
SPA-0420Modern Spanish Poetry3 credits
SPA-0425Development of the Spanish Novel as a Form 3 credits
SPA-0446Spanish-American Literature: Independence to Present3 credits

SPA-0447Contemporary Spanish-American Prose3 credits

Five Elective courses at the 300-level or 400-level15 credits
Required Supporting Courses 3 credits
COM-0320Linguistics of Communication3 credits

Elective Credits

The remaining credit hours are electives and can consist of Spanish courses, but should not be limited to those particular disciplines. Electives credits make up the remaining hours such that students graduate with 120 credits.

Degree Offered:

B.A., Bachelor of Arts in Spanish