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Spanish, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
, DC,
As a Spanish major at the Gallaudet University, you will build your skills and understanding through Spanish language courses, Spanish literature courses and an international internship or study abroad experience.



All Spanish majors at the Gallaudet University must complete at least one internship or study abroad course to hone their skills in the written language and acquire skills in another sign language. Recent students have completed internships in Spain and Guatemala, working with local deaf communities, at deaf schools and in deaf associations.

Many of Gallaudet’s recent international studies and Spanish majors are employed or in graduate school within one year of graduation. 

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:
  • Reading in Spanish
  • Spanish Through Film
  • Advanced Spanish 
  • Spanish Through Short Fiction
  • Special Topics
  • Spanish Literature to 1700
  • Contemporary Spanish and Latin American Literature
  • Contemporary Latin American Society
  • Spanish Civilization
  • Mexican Civilization
  • Special Topics
  • Independent Study
  • Special Topics
  • Topics in Language Diversity
  • The Latino Presence in the United States
  • Masterpieces of Spanish Literature in English Translation 

                                English Language Requirements

                                This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

                                General Requirements

                                • Submit your online application, along with the $50 application fee. 
                                • Submit one written essay and one video essay in American Sign Language.
                                • Send one letter of recommendation. It must be from an academic teacher.

                                  Tuition Fee

                                  • International

                                    16512 USD/year
                                    Tuition Fee
                                    Based on the original amount of 16512 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                                  • National

                                    16512 USD/year
                                    Tuition Fee
                                    Based on the original amount of 16512 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                                  We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                                  Living costs for Washington, D. C.

                                  • 1705 - 2980 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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