Colorful building in Latin America

B.A. Spanish

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College of Business and Economics
University of Idaho
ALB 125
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3161
Phone: (208) 885-6453
Fax: (208) 885-6296
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Immerse Yourself in Spanish

Learn to fluently speak, read and write Spanish, the most widely spoken native language around world, immersing yourself in courses in conversation, grammar, reading comprehension, and Latin culture and literature. Study abroad and combine your Spanish degree with another interest such as international studies or history.

Fast Facts

  • Live and study for a semester or a year in Spain or Latin America.
  • Internship opportunities at many study abroad sites.
  • Personal mentorship in small classroom settings.
  • Opportunity to gain teaching and mentoring experience as departmental tutor.
  • International, intercultural competency to enhance employability.
  • Education
  • International business or non-profit
  • Social services
  • Law
  • Diplomacy
  • Tourism
  • Arts and culture organizations
Salary $25,000 - $100,000 per year, based on national averages
Degree Roadmap

For details about earning an undergraduate degree in Spanish, got to: Spanish Majors.
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Degree Prep

Useful degree preparation includes:

  • language study
  • writing and literature
  • history
  • arts
  • AP courses and exams

$9,000 awarded annually to Modern Languages & Cultures students, usually in $150-$2,000 amounts

Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

Lab Fees
  • Lab fees: $0-36
  • Study abroad (cost in addition to regular UI tuition & fees): $0-15,000/semester
  • Get Involved
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    Hands-On Learning
    • Language lab assistant
    • Departmental tutor
    • Community service-learning opportunities

    • English Teaching Assistantships in Public Schools in Spain
    • Art and archaeology museums
    • Hospitals, doctors’ offices, social services
    • Advertisement and communication agencies, newspaper companies
    • Organic farms and environmental agencies

    • Spanish conversation group
    • American Language and Culture/International Students Conversation Partners
    • Day of the Dead Celebration
    • Participation in Office of Multicultural Affairs/College Assistant Migrant Program Activities