The BA in Romance Languages with an emphasis in Spanish is the exploration of the language, literature, and culture of Spanish-speaking countries. The degree requires a minimum of 30 hours of Spanish beyond SPAN 2100. Faculty strongly encourages all majors to spend at least one semester (or summer) studying abroad, preferably after their second year of the language. Given the liberal arts foundation of a degree in Spanish students pursue careers in a variety of fields or continue their studies. Graduates have pursued careers in journalism, tourism, diplomacy, and education.

Common Career Paths

You can do nearly anything with a Mizzou degree, but here are some common career paths taken by graduates of this major: