With more than 40 million Hispanics in the U.S. today, the demand for bilingual employees, fluent in both Spanish and English, has grown exponentially over the last decade.
Coursework in this program will provide you with the language skills as well as the literary, cultural, and historic understanding you need to become attractive to national or international employers.
The School of Liberal Arts offers students a major concentration in Spanish Language and Literature (B.A.). Additionally, in collaboration with the Division of Education, students may pursue a program in Foreign Languages/Secondary Education which prepares them for a teaching career at the secondary level. Students who complete these degrees enjoy a significant competitive edge in the job market, with excellent opportunities to travel, relocate, or obtain high-paying jobs right here in our region.