This degree program is designed to provide students with communicative skills in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Spanish. It also gives students a greater understanding of Spanish culture and civilization, and prepares them for greater international and domestic career opportunities. For the suggested sequence of courses to be taken and/or assistance in transferring to a four-year institution, contact the Counseling Center or the Department of World Languages.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Communicate clearly and effectively in a variety of media and/or contexts (speech, writing, and/or sign language).
- Apply discipline-specific theories about language and communication to students’ own practice or work.
- Navigate norms related to communicating in diverse environments, including professional, intercultural, and/or specialized settings.
Border Patrol Officer
Foreign Exchange Clerk
Foreign Student Advisor1
Bachelor Degree or higher required.
Associate in Arts Degree Requirements
|SPAN-250||Conversational Spanish I||3|
|SPAN-251||Conversational Spanish II||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|U.S. History: Chicano/Chicana Perspectives I|
|U.S. History: Chicano/Chicana Perspectives II|
|Spanish and Latin American Cultures|
Certificate of Achievement
Students who complete only the major requirements above qualify for a Certificate in Spanish. An official request must be filed with the Admissions and Records Office prior to the deadline as stated in the Academic Calendar.