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Foreign Languages

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Undergraduate Programs

There is no limit to what you can do with foreign language study. Get the skills and knowledge that will make you competitive in today’s global society. By taking foreign language courses at IUP, you will learn to speak, read, write, and understand spoken language, as well as gain valuable cultural insights that will give you an edge in many fields such as education, business, tourism, and politics.


Nationally Recognized as Model Program for Spanish Teacher Education

The department is home to the renowned BSEd in Spanish Education K-12 Program, nationally recognized on three consecutive review cycles by its accrediting agencies, the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) (formerly the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education, NCATE) and the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL).  Explore the many department-sponsored study abroad options available to you in Spain, France, Germany, Costa Rica, and Mexico.

Test Out: Get College Credit for Your Advanced Spanish Knowledge

Students can get IUP credits for advanced and/or native speaker knowledge of Spanish! Learn how.

  • Department of Foreign Languages
  • Sutton Hall, Room 455
    Indiana University of Pennsylvania
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2325
  • Fax: 724-357-1268
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.