Jun 06, 2023  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Spanish Honors Program (BA)

Foreign Languages and Literatures Department  

Prospective Honors Program students are urged to acquaint themselves as early as possible with the requirements above as well as with the particular procedures for acceptance into the Foreign Language Department’s Honors Program in Spanish. See the departmental honors advisor or the Honors Program Director for this information.

Students in this program are strongly encouraged to study in a Spanish-speaking country. See faculty advisors for recommendations of foreign study programs.


Honors election of:

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  • Students selecting an Honors Program in Spanish are expected to have completed the equivalent of SPN 112  in high school. If not, they must go beyond the 120 credits normally needed to graduate.



Nine additional credits in Spanish language or literature.



At least one term or semester of residence or study in a Spanish-speaking country.


Honors reading proficiency in a second foreign language.


Two western civilization or equivalent history courses approved by the advisor, and an additional course in history or culture pertinent to the Spanish-speaking world.



All requirements of the University Honors Program.


All requirements of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Bachelor of Arts  degree, including General Education requirements  and additional BA distribution requirements.

Minimum Credits For the Degree: 120 credits