Arts and Humanities - Foreign Language

Arts and Humanities

Why Study Spanish?

  • About 333 million people in the world speak Spanish as their first language.
  • It is the third most widely used language for international business.
  • It is the official language of 21 countries.
  • Bilingual employees are valued and often earn more than their coworkers who only speak one language.
  • 13% of the population of the United States speaks Spanish.
  • Approximately 100 million people world wide speak Spanish as their second language.

Take a look at the Valencia Catalog for the Spanish courses offered



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Monday - Friday: 8:00am to 5pm



Ana J. Caldero

Administrative Assistant to the Dean:
Amy Sorrough

Administrative Assistant to the Dean:
Lindsay Stephan

Chair Pre-Major in Architecture:
Professor Allen Watters

Program Advisor AA Pre-Majors Architecture:
Chia Rowe

Chair Foreign Languages:
Professor Joseph Menig

Chair Graphic & Interactive Design:
Professor Meg Curtiss

Career Program Advisor Graphic & Interactive Design
Genevieve Hall

Chair Humanities:
Professor Lisa Cole

Program Advisor Communication, Arts, and Humanities
Michael Reid

Chair Interdisciplinary Studies:
Dr. Travis Rodgers