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Learning from native or near-native fluent speakers, develop language skills and cultural knowledge to immerse yourself in something outside of yourself and your culture. Study abroad to further your knowledge.

  • Small class sizes
  • Individualized courses for special topics
  • Native or near-native fluency of teaching staff
  • Advanced placement for credit at no additional tuition expense
PERSONALIZE YOUR DEGREE

Study through the Modern Language Studies Abroad program at the University of Costa Rica in San Jose or in Madrid, Spain.

Gain real-life experience – all before your graduate.


Study Abroad

Immerse yourself in a foreign culture while earning credit toward your degree. Choose from over 150 international institutions across 50 countries through the International Student Exchange Program (ISEP).


Internships

Obtain work experience and make informed career choices through internships of a semester or more in length.


Outreach

Serve the community as a part-time translator, interpreter, language tutor, FLES program organizer or teacher, web page translator, or an interpreter for the North Dakota State Hospital and other agencies.


Alpha Mu Gamma

Join the national foreign language honor society—earn a grade of A in at least two college-level courses for one language. Alpha Mu Gamma offers summer language scholarships for study abroad!


International Student Organization

Experience and learn about other people, cultures, and world affairs. Take part in activities, host speakers, attend foreign language film showings and theater performances, enjoy ethnic dinners, and share travel experiences.


Career Options
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Customs Inspector
  • Foreign Language Professor
  • Foreign Language Interpreter
  • Social and Human Services Assistant
  • Mediator

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98%

Placement Rate1Rate based University of Jamestown 2018 bachelor’s degree graduates 1

22K-194K

Expected salary range for a graduate
with a degree in Spanish2Based on data from “FOCUS 2 CAREER 2



COURSEWORK


Course

Title (credits)
Span 101 Beginning Spanish I (3)
Span 102 Beginning Spanish II (3)
Span 201 Intermediate Spanish I (3)
Span 202 Intermediate Spanish II (3)
Span
Span
390
490
Spanish Language Courses selected from Special-Topics Spanish Courses or pre-approved courses from a Spanish Immersion Study Abroad Program (12)

Course

Title (credits)
Four of the following courses:
Span 310 Advanced Spanish I (3)
Span 320 Advanced Spanish II (3)
Span 330 Spanish Peninsular Cultural Studies I (3)
Span 340 Spanish Peninsular Cultural Studies II (3)
Span 370 Latin American Cultural Studies I (3)
Span 380 Latin American Cultural Studies II (3)

Total Semester Credits Required: 36




OURPeople
Katherine Stevenson
Katherine Stevenson, MA
Department Chair
Associate Professor of Foreign Language
701-252-3467 ext. 5631
stevenso@uj.edu
Committed to helping you succeed — both in and out of the classroom


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