Become a medical interpreter and help patients with limited English proficiency communicate with doctors and other medical staff. Teach students how to properly speak, read and understand others in the Spanish language. Be the go-to employee for international assignments. In today’s global job market, the ability to speak Spanish fluently is becoming increasingly valued by employers in a diverse array of fields.
As a Spanish major at BVU, you will gain a competitive edge by developing a comprehensive and practical understanding of the Spanish language. In addition to mastering the language, you’ll develop an appreciation of the history, culture and customs of countries in the Spanish-speaking world. As part of your studies, you will enhance your learning experience by working alongside highly qualified professors, attending conferences, and participating in service learning activities. The program’s extensive range of travel and study abroad opportunities will also allow you to improve your language skills and broaden your perspectives. Because Spanish-speaking skills are sought in many professional contexts, students majoring in Spanish often declare a second major or minor.
I'm amazed at the kind of learning community that exists here: professors that really care and are involved with the learning process of students. I'm excited to come to work and meet with my students every day