The Latin American Studies Major and Minor

The Latin American Studies Major

Latin American studies is an interdisciplinary major requiring a minimum of 40 credits. Majors choose a primary area of interest and plan their course work in close consultation with their advisor. They’re also expected to take at least two courses in other areas and to have a command of Spanish or Portuguese.  

Compare your course work to the Latin American Studies Major Checklist.

For detailed information on requirements, see the Latin American Studies chapter of the catalogue.

The Latin American Studies Minor

The department also offers a minor in Latin American studies.

Compare your course work to the Latin American Studies Minor Checklist.   For requirements, see the Latin American Studies chapter of the catalogue.