Spanish Major Related Careers
The following careers are directly or indirectly related to the study of this major. Click the job title to learn more about it. To search for more career options, visit OnetOnline.org.
A major in Spanish offers students an in-depth encounter with the rich and diverse realm of Spanish and Spanish American literature, culture, and linguistics through the Spanish language. Students can explore such topics as Hispanic language and society, Hispanic film studies, the novel and short story, theater, poetry, translation, and women in literature.
The department of Spanish and Portuguese actively participates in IUB Overseas Study programs and highly encourages their students doing minors and majors to travel abroad. IUB has many study abroad programs for the summer, semester, and academic year in various countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Peru, and Spain. With careful planning from the beginning, overseas study is compatible with any course of study.
If you have taken Spanish in high school or at another college or university, you should take the online placement exam before New Student Orientation. Please consult new student online testing information on the First Year Experience program website.
For detailed information about degree requirements, visit the most recent College of Arts and Sciences Academic Bulletin.
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John Holland developed a theoretical framework consisting of six general themes that describe broad areas interest relating to self and the working world. If you are interested in discovering your career interests, visit our Learn more about yourself page to learn about the Strong Interest Inventory.
This major consists of the following themes:
Below is a sampling of skills related to this major mapped from the Skillscan Driver Assessment. The SkillScan assessment provides a simple 3-step process to help you learn about your strengths and weaknesses, the skills you enjoy and want to use in a career and those skills needing development. Consider taking the SkillScan assessment to better understand your skills as it relates to majors at IU.
Our unique IU Career Guides offers the A-Zs of each field’s preferred educational backgrounds, as well as employment opportunities and insider tips, industry-related interview questions, and a lot more. Below are related career guides for this major.