UA-PTC Spanish Department Mission Statement:
Communicate with Spanish speakers from around the world by speaking their language. When you master a language, you open a window into a new culture and endless possibilities of traveling, and into the job market.
If you have set your mind to learn a language, you know that the favorite question is: "How these new knowledge and linguistic skills are going to help me find a job?" By increasing your communication skills and cultural know-how, studying a foreign language can nicely complement virtually any career preparation. The study of a language entails much more than merely learning grammar and memorizing vocabulary. It gives you solid preparation for understanding and dealing with an entirely new culture, a skill of increasing significance due to globalization.
Learning a language tells a potential employer about the kinds of skills and abilities you possess:
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