The graduate certificate in Hispanic studies provides students with opportunities to develop advanced/superior Spanish language skills as well as to deepen their understanding of Hispanic cultures, including literature. No particular configuration of courses is required. The certificate is flexible and allows students to design, in consultation with the program coordinator, a program that meets their personal and professional needs. The certificate requires 18 s.h. of credit, 12 s.h. of which must be at the 6000-level, chosen from the following courses.