Spanish, BALAS

for the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts & Sciences Major in Spanish


department page:

department website: https://spanport.illinois.edu/academics/spanish-undergraduate

department faculty: Spanish Faculty


overview of college admissions & requirements: Liberal Arts & Sciences

college website: https://las.illinois.edu/


email: span-port@illinois.edu


A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the Student Affairs Office before the end of the fourth semester (48-60 hours). Please see your adviser.

Departmental distinction: To be considered for departmental distinction, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and fulfill special additional requirements. See the department's honors adviser.

for the degree of Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts & Sciences Major in Spanish


A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the Student Affairs Office before the end of the fourth semester (48-60 hours). Please see your adviser.

Departmental distinction: To be considered for departmental distinction, a student must maintain a 3.5 grade point average and fulfill special additional requirements. See the department's honors adviser.


General education: Students must complete the Campus General Education requirements including the campus general education language requirement.


Minimum required major and supporting course work: equates to 48 hours, including 33 hours in Spanish courses at the 200-level or higher. 

Twelve hours of 300- and 400-level in the major must be taken on this campus.


Minimum hours required for graduation: 120 hours.

33 hours of SPAN courses 133
Spanish Composition
4 to 6 200-level SPAN courses
4 to 6 300- and/or 400-level SPAN courses
Supporting course work, a minor, or a second major in an area of study chosen by the student and approved by the advisor. 215-21
Total Hours48-54