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Spanish Education Major

Major Overview

27 credits (minimum) + education course work

Why Spanish education?
The modern/classical languages department cooperates with the School of Education by offering courses required for secondary education in Spanish. Although students may enter the program of study for a Spanish education major at any level, only 300 and 400 level courses count toward a Spanish major. Please note: course work leading to teaching certification may be reconfigured for this area of study. Licensure requirements are subject to change; therefore, students considering teaching in this area should be in continuous contact with the chair of this program and the School of Education for a list of required courses.

Career Options
A majority of our graduates pursue classroom teaching in public or private middle or high schools; others go on to seek advanced degrees in special education, literacy, educational administration, curriculum and instruction, school counseling or school psychology.

High School Preparation
English; European History; Spanish Language; Spanish Literature; World History

Sample Schedule (Paradigm) and Course Descriptions

For more information contact:
Modern/Classical Languages Chair Education Chair
Dorothy Diehl, Ph.D.
Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota
700 Terrace Heights #75
Winona, MN 55987-1399
(800) 635-5987, Ext. 1531
ddiehl@smumn.edu

Scott Sorvaag, Ed.D.
Dean, School of Education
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
700 Terrace Heights #23
Winona, MN 55987-1399
(800) 635-5987, Ext. 6612
ssorvaag@smumn.edu