This program is designed to prepare students with the necessary course work and proficiency in Spanish for continued study at the baccalaureate level in majors such as Spanish and bilingual education. It will benefit students who wish to attain a level of proficiency that will enhance their careers in any field that requires communication skills in Spanish; it will be especially helpful to students whose heritage language and culture are Spanish. Students must work closely with their transfer institutions and their SFCC advisors to ensure the best transition to four-year schools.
Students can earn the following degrees included in this certificate:
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:
Demonstrate proficiency in speaking and listening comprehension in Spanish.
Demonstrate proficiency in reading comprehension in Spanish.
Demonstrate proficiency in writing in Spanish.
Demonstrate familiarity with the different Spanish-speaking communities around the world and the many variations in the language that exist.
General Education Requirements: (32 Credits Minimum)