Frida Kahlo, Autorretrato en la frontera

(Self-portrait on the border) 1932

Borders, Crossing Borders

Students of Spanish at UMBC are continually learning to cross borders, cultural, social, psychological, and national borders.


They acquire:

  1. Fluency in the Spanish language

  2. Knowledge of various cultures 

  3. Intercultural competencies and skills designed for a globalized society

The study of Spanish at UMBC features:

  1. An interdisciplinary curriculum

  2. A thematic organization of courses

  3. Study abroad in Latin America and Spain