B.A. in Spanish

Marian University

If you want to become fluent in the second-most widely spoken language in the world, earning a bachelor’s degree in Spanish will give you knowledge about the culture and customs of life in 20 countries around the world whose official language is Spanish.

As a major in Spanish, you will focus on acquiring full fluency and comprehension—in writing, speaking, reading, and listening. You’ll develop the communication, analytical, problem-solving, and other skills needed for careers in which bilingual job candidates are sought and/or to continue your studies in a graduate program.

Why choose Spanish at Marian?

No matter what career path you choose, having the ability to communicate in Spanish will:

  • Give you a competitive edge in the employment market.
  • Enable you to build personal and professional multicultural relationships and networks.
  • Provide you with a broader perspective on your own culture.

Our expert, engaging faculty bring the world to your classroom through cultural trips, study-abroad courses, service-learning opportunities, and guest speakers.

Immerse yourself in classes where you participate and interact with others while communicating only in Spanish. Enjoy small class sizes and a high degree of faculty-student interaction. Our academics are rigorous, but Marian faculty will help you learn and experience more than you ever thought possible.

What will you study?

You will study Spanish grammar, explore the history of Spanish civilizations from the pre-Colombian era through the 21st century, read literature written by significant Spanish authors, and develop strong communication and cultural competencies. 

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Bachelor's programs


North America

Indianapolis , United States


United States



Bachelor's programs