University Of Houston

English to Spanish Translation Professional Certificate Program Details

woman translating using microphoneThe University of Houston offers two different ways for you to benefit from quality English to Spanish Translation education and training. You may choose to complete the full Certificate Program, or you may decide to focus on specialized course topics. Each course includes theoretical background learning in a classroom environment and practical application of content, allowing development through instructor-guided projects.

Through the English to Spanish Translation program, you will build your professional portfolio, allowing you to showcase your work to Translation Agencies and other professional institutions.

Professional Certification

If you wish to obtain the Professional Certificate, you must complete the two core courses below and two courses from a chosen specialization to the right.

  • Introduction to English-Spanish Translation
  • Applied Linguistics to Translation

Specialization Options

If you are not interested in the full Certificate option, you may choose to take only courses listed in one of the following specializations:

  • Translation in Business Administration
  • Translation in the Medical Field
  • Translation in the Technical Field



All courses in the University of Houston's Translation Program are offered in a weekend format from 9 AM to 1 PM. This time includes both in-class lecture, as well as lab hours using translation software.

Program Cost

The cost for the full Certification Program is $4300. Costs for specialization courses may vary.