Certificate in Spanish/English Translation
University of Massachusetts-Boston

Program Details

Earn a Certificate in Spanish/English Translation in an accessible online format through the University of Massachusetts-Boston.  This program is designed for bilingual speakers seeking to expand knowledge in written and oral translation.  Students will study topics including:

  • Basic techniques in translation
  • Syntax, vocabulary, and style
  • Literary and non-literary genres

Students develop methods in analysis, problem-solving, creative thinking, and more.  This curriculum involves histories, principles, and theories of translation.  Professional pathways with this certificate include legal, medical, technical, general, and literary fields.  Expand career opportunities by completing this academic step with UMass Boston online.


  • Intended for bilingual (English-Spanish) speakers
  • Language proficiency test
  • Interview

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education