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The Compass: The Newsletter of the College of Humanities & Social Sciences
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Watch a welcome video by Dr. Marilyn Manley, department chair.

View the PowerPoint presentation featured in the welcome video here.

The Department offers a major in Spanish, a Coordinate Education major in Spanish, and an interdisciplinary major in Modern Languages and Linguistics. It also offers the Applied Spanish Program Sequence A for the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies: Humanities / Social Sciences and participates in the interdisciplinary major in International Studies. Minors are offered by the Department in Spanish, French, German Studies (interdisciplinary), and Romance Languages (Spanish, French and Italian). French courses are offered beyond the 18 s.h. minor, providing students with the opportunity to accumulate credits toward a second certification. The Department participates in both the interdisciplinary International Studies Concentration and the interdisciplinary Asian Studies Concentration. Additionally, the Department offers Certificates of Undergraduate Study (CUGS), of 12 s.h. each, in Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Chinese.


Modern Languages & Linguistics

Liberal Studies: Humanities/Social Sciences Program Sequence A:

Applied Spanish


German Studies
Romance Languages

Certificates of Undergraduate Study (CUGS):

CUGS in Spanish
CUGS in German
CUGS in Japanese
CUGS in French
CUGS in Italian
CUGS in Chinese