Spanish

Delivery Method: On-Campus
Type: Minor

UW-Superior students in a classroom

Overview

Fluency in a second language is increasingly valuable in today’s world, making a Spanish minor an excellent complement to virtually any major. Add a sought-after skill to your resumé that can set you apart in the job market. This program is available on campus or online.

Gain a solid introduction to the Spanish language and Hispanic culture as you enhance practical language skills through courses such as:

  • Beginning, intermediate and advanced Spanish
  • Conversational Spanish
  • Latin American culture and civilization
  • Voices of Hispanic women
  • Latino Culture in the U.S.
  • Special topics in literature and culture
  • Become proficient in understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Spanish
  • Be able to explain aspects of Hispanic culture
  • Improve your learning in other academic disciplines
  • Identify similarities and differences between Spanish and your native language

Through a minor in Spanish at UW-Superior, you will:

Teaching Licensure

Students majoring in elementary or secondary education may minor in Spanish education through UW-Superior’s teacher education program. A Spanish education minor leads to grades K-12 licensure in the State of Wisconsin and would allow you to teach in a varied Spanish language and culture curriculum. Certification for licensure requires completion of the Instruction Minor/required teacher certification coursework and student teaching in elementary, middle, and/or high school.

Unique Opportunities

Students may work with a faculty member to design their own Spanish studies major, which includes a special study abroad opportunity in conjunction with UW-Superior’s cooperating institution in San Jose, Costa Rica.

The Spanish program is wonderful with its options for diverse and in-depth courses. I especially loved the opportunity I had to study abroad in Costa Rica. I learned so much and feel well-prepared for my future career because of my time at UWS.

Ailee Miller, Biology Pre-Med, Spanish

Ready to get started?

Applying to UW-Superior is easy and free for undergraduate students. Once your application is submitted, you’ll hear from us within just a few days. We’re here to help you every step of the way with any questions you may have, so why wait? Start your application today.  

Request Information

"*" indicates required fields

By providing your phone number, you agree to receive text messages from the University of Wisconsin-Superior related to admissions. Message and data rates may apply. Message frequency varies. View our Privacy Policy.
Hidden
By providing your phone number, you agree to receive text messages from the University of Wisconsin-Superior related to admissions. Message and data rates may apply. Message frequency varies. View our Privacy Policy.

Come Visit Us

Experience what makes this university truly Superior.

How Can We Help?

Not finding the answer to your question? Want to talk with a real live person? We’d love to hear from you! Contact us any time and we’ll be glad to help.

Call or Text: 715-394-8230

 

Send an Email