Advanced Spanish Language and Hispanic Cultural Studies, P.B.C.


This program is no longer accepting new students. Please explore UNCG’s other academic programs.

The post-baccalaureate certificate in Advanced Spanish Language and Hispanic Cultural Studies is designed for professionals who may have a bachelor’s degree in a field other than Spanish but who are able to demonstrate Spanish linguistic and analytical skills equivalent to having completed a minimum of 21 undergraduate credits above the 204 level.


  • The department offers a wide variety of co-curricular events that promote global awareness and cross-cultural understanding.
  • The department participates in foreign language studies consortia within the University of North Carolina distance education system, UNC Online and the Language Exchange, as well as interdisciplinary programs throughout the College of Arts and Sciences.
  • Faculty receive regional, national, and international recognition and have received prestigious campus- and nation-wide teaching awards.
  • Faculty have received research grants allowing them to pursue literary, cultural, and linguistic study that they share in the classroom.


  • The department promotes co-curricular activities through language clubs, honorary societies, film series, and other opportunities. Paid or unpaid internships requiring foreign language skills are increasingly available. 


  • Graduates find careers as teachers of K-12 students, linguists, and translators or interpreters. 

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Program Details

Degree Type: Graduate Certificate

College/School: College of Arts and Sciences

Program Type: Graduate Certificate

Class Type: In Person

Contact Us

Dr. Claudia Cabello-Hutt
Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures