Spanish Program

Program Coordinator: Michael Hammer, mhammer@sfsu.edu
Undergraduate Adviser (A-H): Gustavo Calderón,gusto@sfsu.edu
Undergraduate Adviser (I-P): Michael Hammer, mhammer@sfsu.edu
Undergraduate Adviser (Q-Z): Fermin Rodriguez
Graduate Adviser: Fermin Rodriguez


The Spanish program offers a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Arts as well as a minor in Spanish. At the undergraduate level the classes in linguistics, culture and civilization are aimed at improving one’s understanding of the language and the people who speak it. If you have questions about your ability to use the language in either writing or speaking, consult a member of the Spanish faculty for placement in the appropriate course.

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Spanish Program Career Outlook

  • Advertising
  • Journalism
  • Radio and television broadcasting
  • Communications companies
  • International business
  • International organizations
  • Government agencies
  • Bilingual/multilingual work
  • Museums/art centers and tourism
  • Travel agencies
  • Hotel and restaurant services
  • Airlines
  • Armed forces
  • Interpreter
  • Translator
  • Teacher
  • Social service lawyer