Students pursuing a minor in Spanish gain an understanding of the language, literature and cultures of Spanish-speaking peoples and regions. The minor in Spanish will provide students with the opportunity to gain oral, reading, speaking and written proficiency in the language. There are opportunities to partake in study abroad programs, which can serve to enhance a student's minor experience and education. Knowledge of multiple languages and intercultural competencies enhance any occupation and offer graduates many career opportunities.
Career fields using languages include advertising, marketing or communications, airline industry, film, television or multimedia, hospitality industry, hotel and resort management, international law, international education and study abroad administration and more. Please note, students may only apply to a minor in combination with an existing degree program. Please speak with your academic advisor to ensure this minor is applicable with your major.