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Department of World Languages

Spanish Minor

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Department of World Languages

Spanish Minor


  • Minor
  • Undergraduate

16 credits

required for minor

16 credits

16 credits

required for minor

The Spanish minor fulfills foreign language requirements. It focuses on the development of oral and written proficiency in Spanish. Taking Spanish equips you to communicate with many people in the U.S. and abroad. Students have the opportunity to study abroad in Spain or Costa Rica.

Some classes in this minor include:
  • Intermediate Spanish I
  • Intermediate Spanish II
  • Spanish Grammar
  • Spanish Conversation and Composition
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I love teaching Spanish at UNW because we use the language to talk about our faith, and I get to see my students use the language to advance not only their careers but the Kingdom of God as well!
Kimberly Cronen
Assistant Professor of Spanish

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Kimberly Cronen, M.A.

Assistant Professor of Spanish

Professor Kimberly Cronen joined the University of Northwestern faculty in 2006. She has lived, studied,...

Mark Lindberg, M.A.

Lecturer in Spanish

Mark joined the Northwestern team in 2016 with many years of Spanish language teaching experience. He has...

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