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Why Spanish at Valpo?

With over 400 million speakers worldwide and nearly 42,000,000 in the U.S., studying Spanish at Valpo prepares you to meet the demand for language skills and intercultural competence in nearly every sector of the economy. Our graduates pursue careers in business, nonprofit foundations, healthcare, social work, and teaching, among many other fields.

Choose from courses in advanced language, literature, environmental topics, Spanish through the media, and more. We proudly support our growing population of Latinx students with courses in Latinx Studies and Spanish for Heritage Speakers. Beyond the classroom, you can participate in Spanish Club activities, study abroad in Spain or Latin America, and serve the community through Compass International Family Center.

Spanish Highlights

Study Abroad

Explore new cultures and countries – Spain, Costa Rica, Chile and Mexico – through coursework, internships and experiential learning opportunities.

Scholarships & Rewards

There are several scholarship and award opportunities to pursue once you begin your Spanish studies at Valpo.

Experts and Mentors

Professors at Valpo help students develop their knowledge, their career plans, and their curiosity.

Alumni Highlights
Learn more about the Spanish program through student stories, in particular how you can combine Spanish with other areas of studies.
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