The minor in Spanish provides students majoring in areas other than Spanish the opportunity to acquire practical language proficiency, intercultural sensitivity, and cultural knowledge; to gain appreciation of the cultural contributions of Spanish-speaking peoples; and to reflect critically on their own cultural values.
Administrator: Chair, Department of Language and Literature
Requirements: 17 credits of which 9 shall be numbered above 2999.
Nine credits in Spanish numbered above 2999 representing two of the following areas:
- Culture (including history and civilization)
Students are highly encouraged to participate in a travel-abroad or cultural immersion experience in a Spanish-speaking country.