B.A. in Spanish and Education with Endorsement in K-12 Education in Spanish (FO.FS.EDS.BA)

B.A. in Spanish and Education with Endorsement in K-12 Education in Spanish (FO.FS.EDS.BA)

Major Requirements/Spanish (36 credits) 1
FS-301Introduction to Hispanic Literature3
FS-315Introduction to Spanish Linguistics3
FS-300AAdvanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Discourse 23
FS-300BAdvanced Spanish: Composition and Conversation II3
FS-305Survey of Spanish-American Literature3
or FS-307 Survey of Spanish Literature
FS-309Culture and Civilization Spain3
FS-310Culture and Civilization of Latin America3
FS-402Advanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Proficiency3
FS-409Advanced Spanish: Grammar and Stylistics3
Select 6 credits from courses designated with Course Type: FS.LT6
FS-400+: Spanish Elective3
(Courses from Major Requirements satisfy World Language requirement in General Education)
FO-LTIOPIOral Proficiency Interview - UG0
Major Requirements/Education (24 credits) 3
ED-250Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
EDS-330Foundations of Special Education: Child & Adolescent Development and Transition to Adulthood3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
ED-319Content Literacy and Assessment3
ED-320Teaching Emergent Multilinguals in an Inclusive Classroom3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
Select 9 credits as follows: 2, 4
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar
Education Outside Major Requirements (3 credits)
MA-100Quantitative Reasoning and Problem Solving3
or MA-203 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I
(Satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
Spanish Interdisciplinary Requirements (12 credits)
Select 12 credits in one of the following ways:12
Humanities (at least 2 courses) and Social Sciences (at least 1 course) 5, 6, 7, 8
Select a Second World Language (other than Spanish); FI, FF, FG, FA, FC, FO, FL, FIR
Education Interdisciplinary Requirements (6 credits) 3
ED-427The Teaching of World Languages3
ED-374Issues and Practices in World Language Education Part II3
or ED-377 Integrated K-12 Teaching Methods
Free Electives (3 credits) 9
Select up to 3 credits of free electives.3
General Education Requirements (36 credits) 10
Complete 36 credits as outlined on the General Education table.36
Total Credits120

36 credits above the intermediate level. In 300+ level courses it is presumed that the student has taken 201-202 (Intermediate) or equivalent to assure adequate communicative facility in the foreign language.


A student may be exempt from taking both courses upon a final grade of A- or above in one of the courses. Any FS-300+ may be substituted to fulfill the three credits.


Minimum grade of "C" Required for all Education courses.


Students must complete the appropriate test requirement(s) with a passing score PRIOR to Clinical Practice.


In addition to the General Education requirements. Subject EN: some exclusions apply, contact the department for guidance.


Humanities subjects: AA;AR;DA; EN; HIS; HU; MU; PL; RS


Social Science course codes: AN; CJ; CO; PS; SO; PY


Please choose at least 3 different subjects.


Please consult with your advisor regarding the required number of free electives that must be completed.


The General Education curriculum requires the completion of 45 credits. However, students may be able to share credits from within their major or interdisciplinary requirements. Please consult with your advisor to determine which General Education courses must be completed.

Additional Endorsements Available 

  • TSD - Teacher of Students with Disabilities - K-12
  • ESL - English as a Second Language - K-12


  • 54 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.
  • Education majors are required to have an overall GPA of 3.00 for State Certification.
  • By state regulation, all Education Majors seeking content area endorsement must complete 30 content credits (12+ credits at the 300+ level).

Sequence Chart

First Year
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
FS-300A Advanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Discourse3FS-301 Introduction to Hispanic Literature (Gen*Ed World Language)3
FS-300B Advanced Spanish: Composition and Conversation II3ED-250 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3
Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU)3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Second Year
ED-320 Teaching Emergent Multilinguals in an Inclusive Classroom (Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) and Writing Intensive (WT)3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Child & Adolescent Development and Transition to Adulthood3
MA-100 Quantitative Reasoning and Problem Solving or 203 (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV) or Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3
FS-305 Survey of Spanish-American Literature or 3073Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Interdisciplinary Elective from subjects: AR/CO/EN/HS/MU/PL3FS-4xx Spanish Elective (Course Type FS.LT)3
EN-2XX Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Third Year
FS-310 Culture and Civilization of Latin America3FS-402 Advanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Proficiency3
FS-315 Introduction to Spanish Linguistics3ED-319 Content Literacy and Assessment3
FS-409 Advanced Spanish: Grammar and Stylistics3Interdisciplinary Perspectives from subjects: AR,CO,EN,HS,MU,PL6
EDS-336 Classroom Management3FS-4xx Spanish Elective (Course type FS.LT)3
ED-374 Issues and Practices in World Language Education Part II or 3773Free Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits18
Fourth Year
FS-309 Culture and Civilization Spain3Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3
FS-4xx Spanish Elective3ED-416 Clinical Practice8
ED-427 The Teaching of World Languages3ED-416S Clinical Practice Seminar1
Interdisciplinary Perspectives from subjects: AR,CO,EN,HS,MU,PL3 
Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)3 
FO-LTIOPI Oral Proficiency Interview - UG0 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits12
Total Credits 120