Sample Program Guide

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER: This guide is not an official curriculum. This guide is a sample four-year degree plan of how students might plan this major with other degree requirements to complete their education in four years.Student plans will vary from this sample due to a variety of factors, such as, but not limited to, start year, education goals, transfer credit, and course availability. To ensure proper degree completion, enrolled students should utilize Degree Map and Schedule Planner in Campus Connection and consult regularly with academic advisors to ensure graduation requirements are being met.  

First Year
ENGL 1103ENGL 1203
SPAN 3113SPAN 3123
Gen Ed Quantitative Reasoning3COMM 1103
Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences3Gen Ed Science/Tech3
Gen Ed Wellness2Free Elective3
 14 15
Second Year
One year of a Second Language Course3-4One year of a Second Language Course3-4
Gen Ed Science/Tech3SPAN 401 or 402 (Advanced Language)3
Minor Course or Elective3Gen Ed Social and Behavioral Sciences3
SPAN 330 or 331 (Civilization)3Minor or Elective Course3
Free Elective3Free Elective3
 15-16 15-16
Third Year
SPAN 450, 451, 452, or 453 (Peninsular Literature)3SPAN 492 ([14+ weeks] Upper-division Courses Approved by Advisor)1-15
Additional SPAN Course3 
Gen Ed Upper-Division Writing3 
Gen Ed Science/Tech with Lab4 
Minor Course or Elective3 
 16 14
Fourth Year
SPAN 440, 441, 442, or 443 (Spanish American Literature)3SPAN 489 (Senior Thesis)*1
Additional SPAN Course3Additional SPAN Course3
Minor Courses or Electives9Minor Courses or Electives12
 15 16
Total Credits: 120-122

SPAN 489: Senior Thesis must be completed after the study abroad experience.