Spanish degree graduates and Portuguese course graduates have a range of career options—just look at where some of our alumni have landed. So, what are you waiting for? Make your declaration, visit us, take a look at your transfer options and apply ahead of our upcoming deadlines.


Spanish major graduates from the College of Liberal Arts enter careers in diverse fields. Recent alumni have found employment in local and federal government positions, social work, healthcare, education, human resources, insurance, tourism and hospitality, journalism, and NGOs. In addition, majors have begun post-secondary studies in medical schools, law schools, physical therapy, anthropology, sociology, Spanish, linguistics and education.

Some of the industries our alumni have enjoyed successful and meaningful careers in are:

  • Local and federal government positions
  • Social work
  • Healthcare
  • Education
  • Tourism and Hospitality


Our alumni have gone on to great accomplishments. The stories below feature some of our outstanding alumni whose diverse career paths exemplify the unique preparation and flexibility of a Spanish degree.

  • Amy Contant
    Bilingual Speech Language Pathologist at Holyoke Medical Center
    B.A. in Spanish in 2013

  • Amanda Orme
    Global Logistics Specialist at Samuel Shapiro & Company Spanish in 2014

  • Brendan Conlin
    Vice President of Education and Workforce Services at Congreso de Latinos Unidos, Inc. Spanish in 2007

  • Alexandra Forcucci
    Commercial Property Underwriting Analyst at AIG’s Global Headquarters Spanish in 2015

  • Eric Stephenson
    Lead at Sarona Asset Management
    Investment Committee Chairman for the Cordes Foundation
    B.B.A and Certificate in Business; Spanish and Latin American Studies

Make Your Declaration

The College of Liberal Arts has the largest selection of academic offerings at Temple University. Our students have the flexibility to explore all of their interests–from the humanities and social sciences to business and the media arts.

For a complete list of our academic offerings visit

Visit Us!

The Office of Admissions offers tours daily. To register for a tour, please go to If you would like to experience the College of Liberal Arts firsthand you can take advantage of the various visit opportunities we have throughout the year, including the Liberal Arts Preview Day.

Thinking Of Transferring?

The College of Liberal Arts offers a great deal of flexibility to help you accomplish your goals as efficiently as possible.

To learn more about transferring to Temple, please visit


When you are ready to apply, submit your application online at


  • February 1: Freshman Application Deadline for Fall Semester
  • February 1: FAFSA Financial Aid Application Deadline
  • November 1: Transfer Deadline for Spring Semester
  • June 1: Transfer Deadline for Fall Semester