Spanish Overview 

Known as one of the fastest-growing foreign languages in the United States, a Spanish minor is an excellent pair to many major. Foreign languages like Spanish provide you with marketable skills in media, business, education, government and social work. Our degree programs provide the flexibility to lead you to the career of your dreams. With your professional advisors helping you along the way, you can mix and match majors and minors to get the perfect degree tailored to you and your career aspirations.

With a curriculum made up of 19-21 credit hours, a Spanish minor will assist you in learning the Spanish language, as well as topics in Spanish studies, Spanish grammar and more. Throughout the program, you will gain skills and a unique perspective that will be appealing to employers.


What is Spanish and what can you do with a degree in it?
Spanish, a Roman language of the Indo-European language, is a great minor as it’s rapidly growing as a foreign language. A Spanish minor is a great asset to any career. Here are careers that a Spanish minor would be of great use:

  • Education
  • Communications
  • Business Management
  • International Relations
  • Marketing
  • Project Management

What support and resources are provided at SMWC?
The Learning Resource Center (LRC) provides exceptional, personalized learning resource services to encourage student success. The LRC offers help with a range of academic support services, including a writing center, tutoring, college success courses and more.