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Applied Language

Requirements for a B.A. in Applied Language:

DEGREE: Bachelor of Arts

Liberal Arts Core 49 credits
Applied Language 42 credits
Open Electives 29 credits
Total 120 credits

Major in Applied Language:

The Major in Applied Languages is designed to give students the comprehensive knowledge and skills needed in the helping professions or public policy. By combining language and cultural/policy courses, the student will be well prepared to succeed in these fields. The major consists of two tracks, both have the same language component. A senior year internship will serve as Outcomes Assessment.

Major in Applied Language: Helping Professions Track (42 Credits).

Students taking this track will complete the following courses:

Language courses (21 Credits):

SP201: Intermediate Spanish I
SP202: Intermediate Spanish II
SP321: Advanced Grammar I
SP325: Spanish Conversation and Composition I
SP326: Spanish Conversation and Composition II
SP329: Hispanic Civilization I
SP330: Hispanic Civilization II

Helping Professions courses (21 Credits):

PS261: Interpersonal Relations
PS313: Counseling Psychology
PS318: Cross Cultural Counseling
SO330: Sociology of Marriage and Family
SO323: Sociology of Racial and Cultural Groups
SO/AN/CJ410: Seminar: Topics in Anthropology, Sociology and Criminal Justice
LA487: Field Internship (Outcomes Assessment)

Major in Applied Language: Public Policy Track (42 Credits)

Students taking this track will complete the following courses.

Language courses (21 Credits):
SP201: Intermediate Spanish I
SP202: Intermediate Spanish II
SP321: Advanced Grammar I
SP325: Spanish Conversation and Composition I
SP326: Spanish Conversation and Composition II
SP329: Hispanic Civilization I
SP330: Hispanic Civilization II

Public Policy Courses (21 Credits):

PO225: American Government
PO230: State and Local Government
PO372: Public Administration
PO375: Public Policy
SO224: Social Change
SO231: Sociology of Poverty
LA487: Field Internship (Outcomes Assessment)