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2018-2019 University Catalog 
2018-2019 University Catalog [ARCHIVED 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, by examination, or by other evidence acceptable to the Department.

A. Spanish Language - Choose One Category (6 credits)

Category One (6 credits)

Category Two (6 credits)

C. Spanish Electives (6 credits)

  • Six hours chosen by the student from Spanish courses at the 30000-, 40000- or 50000-level, except courses numbered 33000-33900, 43000-43900, 49000 or 53000-53900


  • 50% of credits for CLA minors must come from Purdue University
  • Spanish minors must earn an overall GPA of 2.67 or better in courses on the minor.
  • Only three hours may be transferred into the Spanish minor from another institution and those three hours may be only in SPAN 30100 -SPAN 40200 . SPAN 24100  and the six hours of electives must be taken at Purdue University - West Lafayette.
  • Students may not receive credit in Section A, B, and C of the Minor by Departmental Credit or by Exam.


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