• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #401 (ARWU) West Miami, FL, United States
The Spanish major at Florida International University presents a program of study that helps non-native speakers to achieve mastery of the language and provides an opportunity for native speakers to fully develop correctness in its use. The program educates students in language, literature, linguistics and Latin American and Spanish cultures.
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The Spanish program offered by Florida International University educates students in language, literature, linguistics and Latin American and Spanish cultures.

The department offers a very successful Summer program in Spain, which attracts students from all disciplines. Spanish majors are fully prepared to enter graduate programs in Spanish Literature and Linguistics as well as teach at the high school level. Likewise, a second major or minor in Spanish leads to many opportunities in commerce, hospitality and business in Florida and abroad and is ideal for students in International Relations or Government.

Career Opportunities

  • Elementary School Teachers, except Special Education
  • Instructional Coordinators
  • Interpreters and Translators
  • Copy Editor
  • Proofreader
  • Travel Guides

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Review Grammar and Writing
  • Advanced Spanish for Native Speakers
  • Advanced Grammar and Composition
  • Introduction to Peninsular Spanish Literature
  • General Linguistics
  • Senior Seminar

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Take the SAT or ACT
  • $30 application fee
  • Apply for Financial Aid 
  • Start your Application
  • Official high school transcripts (with translation if required)
  • Submit Exam Scores
  • Submit Residency Documentation

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    18566 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9283 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    18566 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9283 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    6168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3084 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for West Miami

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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