College of Liberal Arts
A major in Spanish consists of 31 credits beginning at the 200 level. Majors must complete two courses in literature (one in Peninsular Spanish literature and one in Latin American literature) and one in civilization/culture. Normally, majors must take at least 19 credits in Spanish at Mount St. Mary’s, of which a minimum of six credits must be taken during the senior year for those students who have a single major, and three credits for those with a double major. In addition, students must take SPAN 470 Senior Spanish Capstone Experience in the fall of their senior year.
A minor in Spanish consists of 18 credit hours. Students minoring in Spanish are required to take a minimum of 12 credit hours at Mount St. Mary’s.