B.A. in Spanish
The study of Spanish provides students with the practical instruction in a second language required to function in a nonnative environment, as well as the cultural awareness and intellectual strategies necessary to successfully navigate a foreign landscape.
Minimum Total Credit Hours: 124
General Education Requirements
See the 'General Education/Core Curriculum' for the School of Liberal Arts.
A major in Spanish for the B.A. degree requires 30 semester hours exclusive of 200-level credits, with at least 9 hours of Spanish course work at the 300-level and at least 9 hours of Spanish course work at the 500-level. Students must complete a minimum of 9 of these 18 upper- division credits in residence on The University of Mississippi campus at Oxford, Tupelo, or Southaven. A maximum of 15 of the 30 upper-division credits for the major may be taken through an approved study abroad program.
Other Academic Requirements
Beginning with the fall 2007 semester, grades lower than C in modern languages courses will not be counted toward the major or minor in modern languages.