The Spanish minor for Nursing Majors is a course of study designed to provide nursing students with the opportunity to achieve advanced proficiency in Spanish in a highly specialized learning environment, as well as experiential and study abroad learning opportunities.  Students are required to successfully complete a minimum of 20 credits to achieve the minor.

(The minor consists of 7 courses: three 4 credit courses and four 2 credit courses.  The summer Costa Rica trip is also a requirement, where students complete a conversation course and nursing internship.)

Required Courses:

  • SP 300 - Spanish IV
  • 4 credits
  • SP 310 - Spanish Introduction to Professional Nursing
  • 2 credits
  • SP 326 - Spanish Health Assessment and Fundamentals of Nursing
  • 2 credits
  • SP 327 - Spanish Nursing Care of the Elderly and Chronically Ill
  • 2 credits
  • SP 370 - Spanish Community Health/Public Health Nursing 2 credits
  • SP 372 - Selected Topics in Spanish
  • Selected topics in advanced spanish

    Selected Topics in Advanced Spanish Immersion in Costa Rica  4 credits

  • SP 480 - Spanish Internship
  • 4 credits