Undergraduate CertificateSpanish for the Professions

The undergraduate certificate in Spanish for the Professions from Wichita State will equip you with the skills to perform language services in professional settings where Spanish is used. The certificate is available to WSU students, as well as community members in non-degree programs.

Learn how Spanish for the Professions is the right fit for you.

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To complete the 15-credit-hour certificate, you’ll first need to complete the prerequisites SPAN 220 and SPAN 325. Certificate curriculum includes:

  • Principles of Translation and Interpreting 
  • Advanced Translation and Interpreting 
  • Spanish for the Health Professions or Business Spanish
  • Advanced Spanish Grammar
  • Spanish OR Latin American Civilization

How to enroll

To add this certificate to your plan of study: 

  • Log into the myWSU portal, find the Student Tools box (center of the page) and click "Change my Major/Minor."
  • Click continue (this will show your current major and minor).
  • Click continue, then click on "Add a certificate" and choose your certificate program. Click continue and submit request.