Minor For Health Care Personnel NEW

Due to the growing need in the U.S. for healthcare and allied health professionals who can communicate effectively with Spanish-speaking patients and clients in their native language. Starting Summer 2018 Cedarville will offer a Minor in Spanish For Health Care Personnel in Valencia Spain.

This minor is designed for students who are majoring in healthcare fields including Nursing, Pharmacy, Pre-Med Biology, Pre-Med Chemistry, Athletic Training and other Allied Health fields. Students who have a background in Spanish either through formal study or as heritage speakers will be able to use and develop their skills in Spanish for use in health care settings either in the U.S. or overseas on the mission field. (Courses: SPAN-2710, 2720 Intermediate Spanish I and II, SPAN-2760 Spanish for Professionals and SPAN-3620 Spanish Conversation)

We will have two session June Session and July Session

For more information contact:

Dr. Barbara Loach

Department of English, Literature and Modern Languages

Cedarville University

251 N. Main Street
Cedarville OH 45314

P: 937-766-7751

E: loachb@cedarville.edu

Related Links

Below please find some links that we hope will be useful for you.

June Session
July Session


Teruel Albarracin

Albufera and Cullera

Did you Know?

  • Valencia was founded as a Roman colony in 138 BC The original Latin name of Valencia was Valentia.
  • During the rule of the Muslim kingdoms in Spain, Valencia had the nickname Medina bu-Tarab ('City of Joy').
  • Valencias's historic centre is one of the largest in Spain.
  • Valencia stands on the banks of the Turia river
  • The Albufera is a freshwater lagoon and estuary located south of Valencia
  • Valencia has a subtropical Mediterranean climate with very mild winters and long warm to hot summers.
  • Valencia's average annual temperature is 72.1 °F during the day and 56.1 °F at night.
  • In the coldest month — January, the maximum temperature typically during the day ranges from 50 to 68 °F, the minimum temperature typically at night ranges from 36 to 54 °F
  • Valencia is the third largest city in Spain
  • Valencia has a population of around 1,175,000
  • Valencia is known internationally for the Falles (Las Fallas), a local festival held in March, and for paella valenciana
  • Valencia is one of the oldest cities in Spain

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