Have you been in a Spanish immersion program throughout your primary and secondary education? At Calvin, your Spanish immersion experience gives you a big head start on your studies, saving you time and money.
Hit the ground running
- Earn up to 21 college credits by the time you graduate high school. These credits fulfill the Spanish minor requirements for students who complete their bachelor's studies at Calvin.
Unlock advanced studies abroad
- Study in places like Mexico, Peru and Spain, where you’ll live with a local family and expand your knowledge of the Spanish-speaking world. You'll also qualify for advanced courses abroad that increase your Spanish accuracy.
Enhance any other discipline
- It’s easy to add another world language to your academic plan, or to pair your Spanish studies with another field like nursing, speech pathology, or engineering.
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Calvin’s Spanish Immersion Program builds on your many years of Spanish language study, and welcomes you into one of the most supportive communities on campus.” Dwight TenHuisen, Spanish department chair