Department of World Languages
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Why learn your language here?
Language learning is an adventure in itself. We want you to take the time to enjoy the scents, colors, sounds, tastes and textures of the language and culture you are acquiring.
We invite you to step into the lives, minds and hearts of another people and their culture.
Majors that matter: Language as Career
ESL (English as a Second Language) Education
ESL/Elementary Education-Dual License
Intercultural Studies and English Teaching
Intercultural Studies and Spanish
What you can expect for your learning
"A different language is a different vision of life."
Spanish Study Abroad Programs
Spanish students spend a semester in Seville, Spain through the Semester in Spain program and students also have the opportunity to study abroad through the Latin American Studies Program in Costa Rica.
Familiarity to Fluency
“As a Spanish major, I have really benefited from the opportunity to spend a semester studying the language in Seville, Spain. My classes at NWC gave me the foundation I needed to really grow and develop my fluency during my time in Spain.”
Language gives you more
“Double your languages, double your opportunities—opportunities for employment, career advancement, effective cross-cultural ministries and travel enrichment!"
–Feng-Ling Margaret Johnson, Ph.D.
Our graduates are...