Major for Bachelor of Arts Degree (B.A.) in Spanish

33 credits required above the 100-level including SPA 200, 201, 220, 230, 310, 490, and 498. A minimum grade of "C" is required for all Spanish courses. Credits earned in an approved study abroad program may count toward a major. All majors must successfully pass a Spanish language proficiency exam given by Spanish faculty.


18 credits required above the 100-level including 200, 201, and 310. Credits earned in an approved study abroad program count toward a minor.​

Teaching Requirements

High school licensure is available in art, English, French, German, Spanish, and music. Credits allowed through advanced placement may be counted toward licensing in French, German, and Spanish. With expanded coursework, a license to teach high school social studies can be earned by economics, history, political science, psychology, and sociology majors.

Students who wish to teach in a content area must meet all requirements for the chosen major field and also meet the School of Education and Exercise Science developmental licensing requirements. Contact the School of Education and Exercise Science for high school licensing program descriptions and specifics for each licensure area. All courses are subject to change based upon current requirements from the Division of Professional Standards, Indiana Department of Education.

For More Information, Contact:

Wendy Westphal, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of German
Department of Languages and Cultures Chair
Director of Study Abroad


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