Spanish Certification

Students pursuing a certification in Spanish must earn a minimum grade of “C” in every language course. 

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Total Credits Required for Degree 8*
Any 300- or 400-level Spanish course or 4
     IP 313X Culture in Context (3-4 cr.) (when appropriate)

*A degree is not earned. Students earn a certification which is noted on their transcript. Students also receive a certificate at the Language Certification Ceremony hosted by the Modern Languages and Literatures Department. Students must apply for certification at the semester that they complete the requirements, in accordance with the following schedule:  November 1 for fall semester, April 1 for winter semester, and July 15 for a summer session.

**The prerequisites for SN 202 are SN 101, SN 102 and SN 201. Many students are able to bypass these courses because they have prior Spanish language experience. See the Modern Languages and Literatures placement policy.