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World Languages

Spanish

Spanish is Central!

Everything you need to know about the Spanish Program at Central Washington University!

Spanish Students perform in their Marichi band for the World Languages Spring Celebration

Minor Requirements:

SPAN 251, 252, 253  (Second year Spanish)

SPAN 341  (Comp & Gram I)

*Must have 8 approved elective credits*

Major Requirements:

SPAN 251, 252, 253  (Second year Spanish)

SPAN 341 & 342 ( Comp & Gram I & II)

SPAN 301 ( Intro to Literature)

SPAN 310 (Civ & Culture)

Language Electives - 8 credits

Literature Electives - 8 credits

Spanish for Heritage Speakers Minor Requirements:

SPAN 261, 262, 263 (Second year Spanish)

SPAN 345 (Comp & Gram I)

*Must have 8 approved elective credits

Heritage Speakers Major Requirements:

SPAN 261, 262, 263 ( Second year Spanish)

SPAN 345 (Comp & Gram I)

SPAN 346 (Inter Comp & Gram II)

SPAN 301 (Intro to Literature)

SPAN 310 (Civ & Culture)

Language Electives - 8 credits

Literature Electives - 8 credits

Check out the Study Abroad page for available programs!

Career Services

To take the Spanish Placement Test, please contact Testing Services to set up an appointment:
Testing Services
Office Location: Bouillon 125
400 East University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7427
Phone:(509) 963-1847
Fax:(509) 963-1849
e-mail: thelenw@cwu.edu
or williams@cwu.edu

Before taking the test, you'll need to pay a $25 fee at the CWU cashier's office. Take the receipt with you to Testing Services, along with photo ID.

After the test just email the Spanish advisor, Dr. Mayer (mayere@cwu.edu)  or Dr. Lee (alee@cwu.edu), and he will inform you of the results.​