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Spanish, Bachelor

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Essex, MD, United States
Through the Spanish program at Gordon College, you will work to achieve language proficiency as you also study the historical development and cultural expression of Spanish-speaking countries. Opportunities to study in Spain, and Central and South America offer immersion experiences that can take your communication skills to the next level.
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Why study the  Spanish program at Gordon College?

At Gordon, Spanish majors study abroad for a minimum of one semester—and because we are committed to global exposure as a crucial component of learning, your financial aid package applies to Gordon-approved programs. Your professors, who are fluent speakers and published authors, are committed to helping you prepare for this semester- or year-long immersion experience. During semesters when you study on campus, Gordon’s location in the multicultural Greater Boston area offers opportunities for involvement in local Spanish-speaking communities and church congregations

What careers can I pursue with a major in Spanish?

Knowing a foreign language well is an advantage in any job, and an optional internship will bolster your resume and your confidence. Your proficiency in Spanish will prove beneficial in a wide variety of careers, including:

  • Government research specialist
  • Missions at home and abroad
  • Health services
  • Teaching
  • Travel and tourism
  • International law
  • Journalism and the media
  • Social work
  • Nonprofit administration
  • International business and marketing

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intermediate Spanish 
  • Advanced Spanish Syntax
  • Spanish History, Culture and Civilization
  • Survey of Spanish Peninsular Literature
  • Seminar in Spanish Topics 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Schedule your admissions interview

Your admissions interview may be conducted by phone or Skype. The interview gives us a chance to get to know you better. To schedule an interview, email your admissions counselor three dates and times that are convenient for you. 

  • The $50 application fee has been waived for international applicants.
  • Send us your reference

Academic Reference

If you provided an email address for your academic references on your application, the Academic Reference form will be sent directly to that person. 

  • Mail your scores

a. Your official academic records

These must be received from all secondary school(s). 

b. Your SAT, ACT, TOEFL, or IELTS results.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38650 USD/year
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  • National

    38650 USD/year
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Living costs for Essex

  • 1369 - 2320 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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