Students may minor in secondary education (grades 5-12) with the Spanish major. Successful completion of this program and a minor in secondary education will lead to Massachusetts Initial Teacher Licensure-Spanish. All LASP courses or equivalents must be taught in Spanish. Students should also refer to Secondary Education and Professional Programs for specific teacher licensure and minor requirements.
Students must receive a minimum grade of “C” in all LASP designated courses (LASP 200 and above) for the course to count for the Spanish major. To qualify for graduation with a degree in Spanish, the student must have a minimum major grade point average (GPA) of 2.3.
A minimum of 120 earned credit hours is required for graduation. These earned hours include the Core Curriculum Requirements as specified in the Undergraduate Academic Programs section of this catalog and at the Core Curriculum website, www.bridgew.edu/corecurriculum. For additional graduation requirements, see the Undergraduate Academic Policies section of this catalog.