Language. Culture. Perspective. 


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Language. Literature. Art. Culture. Master it all through a BA degree in Spanish, at NGU.

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NGU ranked #6 on WalletHub’s list of “Best Colleges in South Carolina” (2021)
Average Class Size
Collaborate with your peers. Network with your professors. Connect to countless resources and career opportunities. All thanks to NGU’s smaller class sizes.
Language-based Minors
American Sign Language(ASL). French. Linguistics. Spanish. TESOL. Take your love of language even further with an optional minor of your choosing.

The World at Your Fingertips

Your professional future might be broader than you realize. Pursue a variety of careers rooted in bilingual ability.

Teacher. Interpreter. Foreign service officer. International banker, analyst, or consultant. Law enforcement officer. Government agent. Professor. Translator. Even travel agent/guide. Whatever your passion, open a world of opportunity through mastering the Spanish language, at NGU.

What Can I Do with a Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish?

A bachelor’s degree in Spanish offers diverse career opportunities. You can work as a translator, language teacher, or cultural liaison.

This degree provides you with valuable language skills, making you an asset in fields like education, international business, tourism, or government, where bilingual proficiency is highly valued.

Bilingual customer service representative

Foreign Language Teacher

International Business Specialist



Travel and Tourism Specialist

Experience Learning Immersed in Spanish Culture

Study Abroad

Language is about more than linguistics, phonetics, grammar, and composition. It’s about art, history, culture, and connection. Travel to either Spain or South America. Live with a Spanish-speaking host family. Maximize your learning experience as you immerse yourself in the Spanish language and culture. 

Cross-Cultural Ministry

Attend local Hispanic-speaking churches. Serve and worship with fellow Christians in a language, culture, and community outside your own. Witness the beauty of God’s diverse kingdom as you fine-tune your Spanish-speaking skills.

Language Beside Experienced & Faithful Teachers

Michelle Heard, MA
Instructor, Spanish
Jeremy Parks, MS, MDiv
Instructor, American Sign Language
Keris Suttles, MA
Instructor, Spanish
Liliane Toss, PhD
Professor, Language

Study Spanish Language, Literature, and Culture

Spanish Year 1

Year 1 Sample Courses

  • English Composition and Rhetoric
  • Fine Arts Appreciation
  • Spanish
  • English Composition and Literature
  • Western Civilizations
Spanish Year 2

Year 2 Sample Courses

  • Intro to Multicultural Literature
  • Spanish
  • Intermediate Grammar and Composition
  • Intermediate Conversation
  • Linguistics
Spanish Year 3

Year 3 Sample Courses

  • Advanced Spanish Conversation
  • Intro to Spanish Literature
  • Spanish Linguistics
  • Masterpieces of Spanish Literature
  • Spanish Phonetics
Spanish Year 4

Year 4 Sample Courses

  • Spanish Senior Seminar
  • Spanish Short Story
  • Spanish Culture and Civilization
  • Spanish Internship
  • Cultural Study of a Spanish Speaking Country

Elevate Your Perspective

You’ll also take Chapel for the first seven semesters, and Cultural Events for the first four semesters. This is the NGU difference, how you find your peak performance and elevate your perspective, intellectually, emotionally, and spiritually.

Have Questions about the Spanish Program?

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Ben Coates, PhD

Professor, Spanish
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