Spanish

Spanish

You love the Spanish language and culture and want to pursue a career that will take you anywhere in the Spanish-speaking world.

 

About Spanish 

Spanish is one of the three most widely spoken languages in the world and the second most widely used language in the United States. Mastering the Spanish language and culture can give you a critical edge in virtually any U.S. business or private firm, as well as in law and government service.

 

Concentration Available:

Secondary Education

If you plan to teach high school Spanish, the concentration in secondary education will prepare you for teaching certification while you pursue your degree in Spanish.

  

Possible Careers

Community advocate
Community organizer
Customs agent
International business manager
Lawyer
Teacher
Translator/interpreter 

 

Program Requirements

Once you're an LSU student, you'll need to meet the requirements below to continue pursuing this major.

  • 2.0 GPA in all coursework (2.5 GPA for transfer)
  • grade of “C” or better in ENGL 1001
  • 3 hours completed in a general education analytical reasoning course
  • 2.5 GPA required for Psychology, Communication Disorders, Secondary Education: English, Secondary Education: History, Secondary Education: French, and Secondary Education: Spanish majors

Email hss@lsu.edu or call 225-578-3141 for more information.

Senior College

College of Humanities & Social Sciences 


Degree

B.A., Bachelor of Arts


Course Load by Subject Area

  • Foreign Language: ⚫︎⚫︎⚫︎
  • Electives: ⚫︎⚫︎⚪︎

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