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Hours To Complete20
Courses Required6
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A minimum of 20 credit hours, all courses listed as SPAN, including the following:

  1. Two foundational courses numbered between SPAN 300 and 318.
  2. One course numbered above SPAN 400.
  3. Three or more additional courses (electives) numbered SPAN 212 or above.

Additional information:

  • Students may need 7 courses to complete the 20-credit hour minimum.
  • A maximum of two courses from semester study abroad may be counted toward the minor.
  • Required 400-level seminar must be taught by departmental faculty.