Professor, Language and Literature
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Senior Administrative AssistantMax Weinmann
Foreign Language, A.A.
Do You Want to Teach or Translate Foreign Languages?
This program prepares you for a career in teaching, translation or international business. The track includes foreign language courses and courses required for an Associate in Arts degree.
Foreign language study has many benefits, no matter what your career plans, including making you better at your own language, improving your decision-making, teaching you to be more perceptive, and even preventing dementia.
If you know what area you will concentrate in at the university level, you should use elective credits to meet the appropriate prerequisites for those programs. You are encouraged to be familiar with the admissions requirements at the university you plan to attend.
Foreign Language Course Requirements
ENC1102, English II
MAC1105, College Algebra
MAC2311, Calculus with Analytical Geometry I
MGF1106, Mathematics for Liberal Arts
MGF1107, Survey of Mathematics
Select 15 hours:
Foreign Language (Spanish/French)
Select 9 hours:
What can you do with a Foreign Language Degree?
In this field, people find careers as:
American Sign Language Interpreter
Foreign Language Teacher
Speech & Language Therapist
International Aid Worker
Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:
Florida State University
University of Central Florida
Meet Deicy Jimenez, PH.D."Gulf Coast State College is committed to provide academically competitive courses that will not only fulfill language requirements, but also open doors to new and exciting possibilities. Learning a second language can greatly enrich one’s professional potential and increase employment possibilities in a very competitive job market. The courses offered by our program include learning the language and becoming aware of diverse countries and cultures. " – Professor of Spanish, Division of Language and Literature
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