In the United States, Spanish is fast becoming second to English in usage. A language of practical utility, great literature (Don Quixote), and wide applicability (in North, Central, and South America, as well as in Europe), Spanish is a necessary skill for dealing with today’s world.

500 million speakers worldwide. Necessary for communication in the US. Spanish-speakers have more job opportunities with higher pay (medical, legal, media).

Study Abroad


The Peru Study Abroad program is expected to be offered Summer 2021. For more information, please contact the Office for Global Engagement.