Bachelor of Arts in Spanish
Spend a semester in Valencia, Spain, experiencing the culture as you study. Spend a semester in Valencia, Spain, experiencing the culture as you study. A Cedarville faculty member will accompany you in this experience, giving you the same excellence in teaching you’d experience on campus.
English, Literature, and Modern Languages
The Department of English, Literature, and Modern Languages inspires students to observe well, think well, and write well.
What Can You Do With an ELML Degree?
Graduates from Cedarville's English, Literature, and Modern Languages Department share how their degrees have prepared them for their chosen career and to serve others.
We’re proud of our successful graduates! 94% of 2018 graduates from the Department of English, Literature, and Modern Languages were employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation. Check out Cedarville's other placement rates.
Follow Along With a Student's Travel Blog
Come along as one student shares her experiences during her semester in Spain. Then, picture yourself traveling and studying Spanish at Cedarville!
Reviving an Endangered Indigenous Language
Student recording lessons given to Spanish-speaking children who are learning their heritage language.
Showing Love on the U.S.-Mexico Border
Finance professor Dr. John Tarwater formerly served as vice president of El Seminario Bíblico Rio Grande and walked in faith through the immigration crisis.
Spanish Embassy honors CU senior as Student Ambassador of the Year
Cedarville University Spanish education major Rachel Leake named student “Ambassador of the Year 2017" by Spanish Embassy.
Spanish Program Curriculum
Building on your core liberal arts and Bible minor courses, you will take courses in Spanish language, history, culture, literature, and film. Students completing the Spanish major, especially with a semester-length immersion experience, typically attain the ACTFL proficiency level of Advanced Low.
- Latin American Civilization and Literature
- Spanish Conversation