Modern & Classical Languages


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Modern & Classical LanguagesSpanish Classes

Foreign languages are becoming more and more important in business. If working abroad or traveling for work is one of your career goals, learning how to speak Spanish or French fluently will help you get there. In an increasingly global market, being bilingual will definitely give you more opportunities and advantages. It will help you speak with international clients, negotiate business deals abroad, and cooperate with experts across the globe.     

Learning Spanish or French broadens your communicating skills and allows you to better communicate with bilingual employees, co-workers or friends. In the United States, knowing Spanish or French can be particularly helpful if you work in healthcare, education, social services, customer services, etc.


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Program Details

Online Spanish Classes

All Beginning and Intermediate Spanish classes are offered online in 10 different time periods per year: December Mini-Semester, Spring Mini-Semester, Summer I and II, and two eight-week sessions or full term during both Spring and Fall.

Courses are entirely online and satisfy the requirements of Texas colleges and universities. Our instructors are highly experienced online educators who look forward to helping you learn the most commonly spoken language in the world.

Courses Offered

Beginning Spanish I (SPAN 1411) – Equivalent to Spanish I
Beginning Spanish II (SPAN 1412) – Equivalent to Spanish II
Intermediate Spanish I (SPAN 2311) – Equivalent to Spanish III
Intermediate Spanish II (SPAN 2312) – Equivalent to Spanish IV

Enrollment Steps

For students currently enrolled at other colleges is located on the Transient page. 

Transient/University Enrollment


Email the MC Spanish Department at

Dr. Rhina Toruno Scholarship

Students who take Spanish at Midland College may apply for an award of $500 each semester.

Apply for General Scholarships through the Financial Aid Portal

How to Apply

  1. Go to our Financial Aid Portal, by clicking this link: Financial Aid Portal
  2. Log in using your SSN and Password. If this is your first time, click the "First Time User" link under the Submit button in the "Log In" box.
  3. Click the menu button at the top left hand corner.
  4. Select the Scholarship Application.

For additional general scholarship details and deadlines, visit the General Scholarships page.

General Scholarships

FAFSA Requirement

The student's FAFSA application must be on file with MC Financial Aid to access the Financial Aid Portal and apply for scholarships.

If the student's FAFSA application is not on file with MC Financial Aid, the student needs to complete the FAFSA application, and once processed, will have access to complete the general scholarship application.

FAFSA Information

Midland College has articulation agreements with a variety of schools and programs to assist our students with transferring to a university. Our curriculum maps, located in the catalog, provide a guided path for general transfer to our top five receiving institutions; however, your Pathways Advisor can assist you with a personalized plan for your specific transfer based on university and program. It is strongly recommended and encouraged that you contact your Pathways Advisor for assistance with course selection if you plan to transfer.


  • International Relations Consultant
  • International Banking Officer
  • Bilingual Customer Support
  • Importer/Exporter


  • Bilingual Educator
  • University Professor


  • National Security Agent
  • Immigration Officer
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Translator/ Interpreter
  • Foreign Diplomat
  • UNESCO Official
  • FBI Agent


  • Bilingual Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Pediatricians


  • Reporters
  • Writers


  • Bilingual Lawyers
  • Policemen
  • Translators


  • Cultural Events Coordinator
  • Tour Guides
  • Travel Agent

Visit the course catalog for the most complete and up-to-date information.



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Thank you for choosing Midland College! If you are here to collect a few credits, take courses to transfer, or here to start a new career, we welcome you.

How to Apply