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2008-2009 General/Graduate Catalog - Expires August 2014 
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Spanish (BA)

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Affiliation: College of Arts and Sciences
Degree Offered: Bachelor of Arts

Minor Offered: Spanish 


1. 3.5 overall GPA
3.5 GPA in major courses

a. Study abroad (at least one summer); maintain a GPA of 3.5 or above in those courses OR
b. Take one additional upper-division Spanish course OR
c. Demonstrate excellence in undergraduate research outside of classwork OR
d. Demonstrate significant activity/leadership in the Spanish program (Spanish Club, Sigma Delta Pi, Spanish wing)

4. Demonstrate excellence in a capstone project. 


Liberal Studies Program Requirements: 34-58 Credit Hours

Missouri Statute Requirement: 1-3 Credit Hours

Bachelor of Arts Requirements: 0-6 Credit Hours

  • Intermediate proficiency in ONE foreign language


The Spanish Major consists of two (2) parts: Required Support and Major Requirements.  Each student must complete both parts.

Part I: Required Support: 3-9 Credit Hours

And THREE of the following

  • only one can be 300-level

Electives to Total: 124 Credit Hours


No more than 6 credit hours per semester of study may be transferred into the Spanish major from study abroad programs. A maximum of 12 credit hours of major coursework may be done abroad. All such credit must be pre-approved by the Spanish faculty.

No grade of “D” in major courses will be accepted toward the Spanish major.

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