Apr 22, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Spanish (SPAN) - BA Major

36 credits

Minor (or additional major if non-dual degree seeking) required in another discipline or language.

2.5 GPA required.

Letter grade required in all major courses unless otherwise noted.

Spanish Major Map  

Language Skills (8 credits)


If a student gets retroactive credit for SPAN 201 - Intermediate Spanish I  and/or SPAN 202 - Intermediate Spanish II  (with a Pass grade), the course(s) will count towards the major.

Intercultural Immersion Experience

15 hours minimum required as approved by advisor

  • Study Abroad
  • Faculty-led Travel Study
  • 15-hour minimum Clinical/Internship/Field Experiences in university coursework
  • Partnership with local or regional organization


* if not applied as a core course

GS 350 - Cross-Cultural Field Experience  may count as elective credit if taken in a Spanish-speaking region and pending advisor approval. Up to 4 credits in English can be counted towards the major. Up to 5 additional credits can be counted toward the major if requirements are completed in Spanish. See department to complete a course substitution form.

Dual Degrees

Students wishing to complete two degrees concurrently, (example: Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science) must complete a minimum of an additional 30 credits above the required 120-128 credit hours. Students must complete all major requirements under both degrees, including separate minors if required.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

= Civic Engagement and Service Learning