May 29, 2023  
2022-2023 University Catalog 
2022-2023 University Catalog

Spanish Minor

Requirements for the Minor (15 credits)

Before undertaking this minor, the student must establish proficiency equivalent to Spanish Level IV. Proficiency may be established by taking and passing SPAN 20200 or SPAN 20500, by examination, or by other evidence acceptable to the Department.


  • 50% of credits for CLA minors must come from Purdue University.
  • Spanish minors must earn an overall GPA of 2.67/4.0 in courses for the minor.
  • A minimum grade of “C” is required for a course to count for the minor.
  • Students may only complete the plan of study for one of the following: Spanish BA Major, Spanish Minor, or Spanish for the Professions Minor.

College of Liberal Arts Pass/No Pass Option Policy

  • P/NP cannot be used to satisfy Liberal Arts Core, Liberal Arts major, minor, or certificate requirements.


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