With nearly 400 million Spanish speakers worldwide and a growing number in the U.S., the ability to speak Spanish can provide you with greater job opportunities aid you on your next trip or lead to new friendships at home. Develop an awareness and appreciation of Spanish and Hispanic cultures as you open the door to a world of opportunities.
Spanish is a romance language which is the official language in 21 countries spread across three continents. Spanish is the second most spoken language in the world after Mandarin. It is one of 6 official languages of the United Nations and Mexico has the most Spanish speakers.