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  Mar 30, 2023
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Spanish Major (SPAC) (Teacher licensure), BA

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Liberal Arts: 44 Hours

All majors at Harding are required to complete 53 hours of Liberal Arts  studies. The following Liberal Arts hours are met within the content of the major:

  • Six hours of Global Perspectives component are counted below in the hours required for the major.
  • EDFD 2030 , required in place of PSY 2010 , satisfies three hours of the Individual and the Social Environment component and is counted below in the hours required for the major.


  • Students must take any mathematics course numbered MATH 1200  or higher to satisfy three hours of the Natural World component, excluding MATH 1340 , MATH 2131 , MATH 2231 MATH 2700 , and MATH 2900 .
  • POLS 1787  is highly recommended to meet three hours of the Individual and Social Environment component.

Major: 32 Hours

Required hours include 20 upper-level hours, of which at least 8 must be 4000-level. Included in the 32 hours Spanish majors must have at least one course in Latin America (SPAN 4110 , SPAN 3150 , or SPAN 3250 ) and one course in Peninsular-based content (SPAN 3040 , SPAN 4010 , SPAN 4020 , SPAN 4350 , or SPAN 4360 ).

9 hours of electives chosen from:


During the semester prior to student teaching, licensure candidates must schedule an official telephonic oral proficiency interview. The target rating is Advanced Low.


Students seeking teaching licensure must follow eligibility criteria for admission and retention listed in the Cannon-Clary College of Education  section of the undergraduate catalog.

Minor: 18 Hours

Remaining Bible/Electives: 6 Hours

Bible is not required during the supervised teaching semester. See Bible Class Enrollment policy here .

Total Hours: 131

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