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Spanish

The Spanish program at TAMU-CC offers course in Spanish language, linguistics, literature, translation, and interpreting. The main focus of the program is to develop the student's language proficiency, literary and cultural competencies, and translation skills demanded by many professional fields.

To accomplish these goals, the Spanish curriculum includes language courses, as well as courses in Hispanic Linguistics, Spanish and Spanish-American Literatures and Civilizations, and Spanish translation and interpreting. These courses are provided to those seeking a

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Spanish - General
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Spanish with Secondary Teacher Certification
  • Minor in Spanish

And at a later date:

  • Spanish/English Translation Certificate

They can also be taken for Bilingual Education enrichment, to fulfill the foreign language requirement and the Core Curriculum requirement in literature, or as general electives. For detailed information about the available B.A. degrees in Spanish, please click here, or contact Dr. Cristina Ortiz, Spanish Program Coordinator, cristina.ortiz@tamucc.edu, (361) 825-6009.