World Languages

World Languages

Department of World Languages

Watch a welcome video by Dr. Marilyn Manley, department chair.

The Department offers a major in Spanish, a Coordinate Education major in Spanish, and an interdisciplinary major in Modern Languages and Linguistics. Within the Spanish Major, four Concentrations are available in: (1) Applied Spanish, (2) Peninsular Spanish Literature and Culture, (3) Spanish American Literature and Culture, and (4) Spanish Translation and Interpretation. The Department also offers the Applied Spanish Program Sequence A for the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies: Humanities / Social Sciences and participates in the interdisciplinary major in International Studies and the interdisciplinary major in Area Studies.

Minors are offered by the Department in Arabic Studies (interdisciplinary), French, German Studies (interdisciplinary), Italian Studies (interdisciplinary), Latin American Studies (interdisciplinary), Romance Languages (Spanish, French and Italian), and Spanish. The Department participates in both the interdisciplinary International Studies Minor and the interdisciplinary Asian Studies Concentration. Additionally, the Department offers Certificates of Undergraduate Study (CUGS), of 12 s.h. each, in (1) American Sign Language (ASL), (2) Arabic, (3) Chinese, (4) French, (5) German, (6) Italian, (7) Japanese, (8) Russian (9) Spanish, (10) Applied Spanish, (11) Peninsular Spanish Literature and Culture, (12) Spanish American Literature and Culture, and (13) Spanish Translation and Interpretation.