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Spanish, M.A.

Advance Your Spanish Language Skills and Cultural Knowledge
  • 2nd

    Most Spoken Language in World, with Over 300 Million Speakers in Latin America, Spain & U.S.

  • 2

    On Campus & Online Programs Available

Alumni are employed as:

Teach Spanish at a community college or university.

Teach Spanish at the K-12 levels in a private school, or if licensed, at a public school.

Teach English abroad or in the U.S. to speakers of other languages (requires licensure at the K-12 public schools level).

Interpret or translate in medical, educational, legal and community fields (may require separate certification).

Work in Student Affairs at a university, meeting the needs of prospective and current Latinx students.

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Raise the level of communicative competence of native and non-native speakers of Spanish

Train professionals ready to work and interact with the Latinx population in the U.S. and abroad

Increase, improve and promote cultural understanding and awareness of regional, national and international Spanish-speaking communities

Provide knowledge and advanced skills in the Spanish language and Hispanic cultures necessary for higher-level graduate work

Provide critical and practical skills necessary for analyzing, assessing and addressing academic and societal issues related to Hispanic cultures

The Spanish program has given me so much more than an education. It has given me opportunity, experience and growth.
Stephanie Forgash ‘15
Spanish, M.A. Program Overview
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