California State University Long Beach

3588 USD/year
3588 USD/year
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The Spanish Program at California State University Long Beach offers courses in language, linguistics, literature, culture and translation leading to the following degrees and certificates: Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in Spanish, Single Subject Teaching Credential in Spanish, Concentration in Spanish for the Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies.


Learn more in the Spanish programme at California State University Long Beach.

Career Possibilities:

  • Customs Inspector
  • Immigration Officer
  • Importer/Exporter
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • International Marketing Representative
  • Travel Guide • Social Worker
  • Linguist
  • Foreign Correspondent
  • Community Organization Worker
  • Lawyer
  • Librarian
  • International Student Advisor
  • Educator
  • Peace Corps Worker
  • Interpreter
  • Translator
  • CIA/FBI Agent (Some of these, and other careers, require additional education or experience.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Fundamentals of Spanish  
  • Intermediate Spanish 
  • Spanish for Bilinguals 
  • Advanced Grammar and Composition 
  • Introduction to Literary Analysis 
  • Oral Communication 
  • Professional Conversation for Spanish Heritage Speakers 
  • Literacy and Orality for Bilingual Teaching 
  • Literary Masterpieces: Spain 
  • Business Spanish 
  • Literary Masterpieces: Spanish America 

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


English, Partially taught in Spanish


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish with minimum "B" (3.0) GPA overall; or
  • A Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 18 upper division units in Spanish equivalent to the Basic Core of the B.A. in Spanish at this University. Minimum "B" (3.0) GPA overall. Deficiencies will be determined by the Master's Degree Committee after consultation with the student and study of transcript records.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3588 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3588 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • National

    3588 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3588 USD per year and a duration of  .


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California State University Long Beach