Spanish (A.A.)

The Department of Modern Languages offers the Associate of Art (A.A.) degree program in Modern Languages with a specialization in Spanish. This interdisciplinary major will provide students with the necessary foundation in language skills and cultural literacy to engage in a professional career.


The study of modern languages will provide you with a basis for many careers including language teacher, translator, and international development worker. Language skills are also useful in international business, publishing, airline services, hotel services and nursing.

Transfer Options

This program fully articulates with Hunter College’s bachelor degree program in Spanish languages and translation so that you can seamlessly continue your education there without any loss of credits.

Academic Program Maps

Required Common Core

Flexible Core

Curriculum Requirements

Spanish Language Requirement 1
Program Electives 2
General Electives
Total Curriculum Requirements
Total Program Requirements


1Choose 15 credits from SPN 200, SPN 204, SPN 210, SPN 311, SPN 470, {SPN 455 or SPN 456}, {SPN 430 or SPN 435 or SPN 440 or SPN 445}, or SPN 4xx (Spanish or Latin American Literature).
2 Choose 9 credits from ENG 338, HIS 130, LAT 200, LIN 110, or Caribbean Studies elective course.

Please note, these requirements are effective the 2017-2018 catalog year. Please check your DegreeWorks account for your specific degree requirements as when you began at BMCC will determine your program requirements.

Modern Languages Dept.

199 Chambers Street, Room S-601
New York, NY 10007
Phone: (212) 220-8105

Hours of Operation:
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m