College of Arts and Sciences

Minor in Spanish

The minor in Spanish gives you a rich foundation in grammar, pronunciation and culture, and is a strong complement to any area of study.

About the Minor


The curriculum is based on the development of valuable speaking, reading, writing, and listening skills that enable you to effectively communicate in social and professional settings.

For more information, and to see a complete list of Spanish minor requirements, visit the Course Catalog.

Minor Requirements


A total of 18 credits is required for the Spanish minor.


You must earn a total of 15 credits from a list of Spanish courses. Examples include:

  • Elementary Spanish II  
  • Intermediate Spanish I  
  • Introduction to Hispanic Culture  
  • Studies in Spanish/Hispanic Culture

Additional Requirements

The minor requires the completion of one of the following 3 credit courses:

  • Integrative Capstone: Comparative Literature and Critical Theories  
  • Special Topics in Modern Languages and Cultures  

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