Reasons to Learn Spanish

  • Learning Spanish will make you smarter!
    • Scientific studies show that bilingualism enhances mental abilities in both children and older adults. For many, learning Spanish is rapidly becoming a business necessity.
  • Spanish, Spanish everywhere.
    • There are well over 50 million Spanish speakers in the United States. Spanish, the second most spoken Western language after English, is an official language on four continents and is the mother tongue in 21 countries. The sheer number of Spanish speakers and their rate growth makes learning Spanish a smart choice.
  • Learn Spanish to enhance the following career paths at Allegany College of Maryland:
    • Law enforcement
    • Hospitality & tourism
    • Health Care
    • and many more!


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