Credits required
180 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 180 quarter credits are equal to 120 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$309 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Delivery
100% online You can complete all courses in this program 100% online. View the curriculum.
Start terms
4 per year

B.A. in Spanish – Online

Careers

Careers for professionals with a second language span a wide range of sectors. As a graduate of OSU's Spanish program you will be highly valued by employers as they seek to be competitive in our multicultural world.

Know your value

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, people with a bachelor's degree earn on average 64 percent more per week than those with a high school diploma. The difference in total earnings over the course of a person's career could be as much as $1 million.

Here are a few sample career paths for Spanish graduates:

  • Education
  • Environmental science
  • Foreign affairs
  • Historian or museum curator
  • International business and commerce
  • International policy
  • Interpreters and translators
  • Journalism
  • Law enforcement
  • Medical
  • Non-government organizations
  • Nonprofit
  • Public health
  • Public relations

Ecampus Career Services

As a student in OSU's online Spanish program you will have access to Ecampus Career Services, which provides valuable resources to help you find lifelong career success and meaningful employment in a diverse world.

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