Latin American Studies, Minor

An undergraduate minor in Latin American Studies is offered through the College of Liberal Arts and coordinated by the International Affairs Program. It includes study of Spanish beyond the minimum college requirement and integrates regional courses taught through six cooperating departments and programs. It also takes advantage of established University Studies Abroad Consortium programs in Chile, Costa Rica, Mexico and Spain.

To complete the minor field of concentration in Latin American Studies, students must earn 20 credits* consisting of:

  • International Affairs
  • Spanish (five to eight credits)
  • Latin American History (Six to nine credits)
  • Advanced Area Studies Options (Six to nine credits)

*Spanish majors or minors may substitute additional Advanced Area Studies Options for language credits.

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