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Translation Studies


In the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, as in the rest of the United States and around the globe, there is a dramatic demand for professionals with a command of both Spanish and English who are capable of effectively translating from Spanish into English and vice versa. To help prepare students for this global market, the UTA Department of Modern Languages is pleased to offer a Certificate in Spanish Translation.


The University of Texas at Arlington has been recently included in the List of Approved Translation and Interpreting Schools external ink created by the American Translators Association (ATA) external ink.


The Department of Modern Languages offers two distinct certificates in translation:


Certificate in Spanish Translation

In the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, as in the rest of the United States and around the globe, there is a dramatic demand for professionals with a command of both Spanish and English who are capable of effectively translating from Spanish into English and vice versa. To help prepare students for this global market, the UTA Department of Modern Languages is pleased to offer a Certificate in Translation Studies in Spanish.

Program information: Certificate in Translation Studies in Spanish


Certificate in Localization and Translation

Technology has made the globe a close-knit community. However, the fact anyone can be reached anywhere at any time does not mean effective communication is easy. Culture and language differences must be taken into account. To help prepare students for careers in the global language services industry, the UTA Department of Modern Languages is pleased to offer a Certificate in Translation and Localization in Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Korean, Portuguese, and Russian.


General Program Information

Language Specific Program Information