48 months
24768 USD/year
16512 USD/year
Tuition fee
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With Spanish from Gallaudet University you will have knowledge of the Spanish language and Latino culture that can be a great asset in your job search in government, law, business, education, healthcare, social work and many other professions.


With Spanish from Gallaudet University you will build your skills and understanding through Spanish language courses, Spanish literature courses and an international internship or study abroad experience.

Alumni have gone on to business and education careers; they have also earned graduate degrees for careers in linguistics, international development and translation.

Graduates with Spanish from Gallaudet University will:

  • Comprehend texts in Spanish at the Advanced level as defined by the American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) proficiency guidelines.
  • Use Spanish, English, and ASL to analyze key aspects of literary, cultural and historical traditions as well as contemporary trends, in the Spanish-speaking world.
  • Apply both traditional and technology-based research skills to analyze and interpret cultural products and practices of the Spanish-speaking world and cross-cultural traditions and trends in Spanish, English, and ASL.
  • Use language skills and cultural knowledge to explore cultures of the Spanish-speaking world first-hand through study abroad, internship and/or service-learning opportunities
  • Use insights gained about Spanish signed and written languages and cultures to better understand their own languages and cultures.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Reading in Spanish 

  • Spanish Through Short Fiction 

  • Spanish Literature to 1700 

  • Contemporary Spanish and Latin American Literature 

  • Contemporary Latin American Society 

  • Spanish Civilization 

  • Mexican Civilization

  • U.S. Latino Literature 

  • Spanish Through Film 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National: rolling admissions




120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

    • Complete an online application, including the $50 application fee
    • One written essay and one video essay in American Sign Language
    • A letter of recommendation from an academic teacher who teaches a core subject such as English, mathematics, or social studies
    • Unofficial high school and college transcripts (if applicable)
    • ACT, SAT, or TOEFL scores (or alternative testing)
    • Audiogram
    • Certification of Finances form
    • Sponsor’s Affidavit of Support form
    • F-1 Transfer Request form (if transferring from a college in the U.S.) 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12384 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    16512 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8256 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • International (Developing Country): $12,384 per semester
  • International (Non-Developing Country): $16,512 per semester

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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