Do you have a passion for Hispanic language and culture? Students interested in majoring in Spanish education are strongly encouraged to consider our unique bilingual education program.
Calvin's Christian approach to teacher education will challenge you to become an inspiring, engaging and compassionate teachers. Classes in Spanish phonology, sociolinguistics and grammar provide a strong foundation for this program. Additionally, a teaching practicum will provide you with real-world experience in your field.
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Eat at the Spanish table during meals; live in the Spanish House on campus; participate in conversation groups; attend local festivals and events; help with Rangeela.
(21 semester hours)
Note: The bilingual education minor must be combined with the Spanish major, and IDIS-301 must be taken concurrently with EDUC-303. Students must complete the Spanish department proficiency exam.
Dollar amounts reflect awards given for the 2012-13 academic year.
Interested in teaching? You can gain certification in Bilingual Ed (minor) as a:
Calvin's teacher education program also contains education-specific course requirements that you must complete prior to certification. See course requirements for: