Latin American Studies Minor

The Latin American minor offers an interdisciplinary program of study designed to develop a student’s competence in the language, history, culture, politics, and contemporary experiences of Latin American regions and groups and their relationship with the United States in local, national, and global contexts.

To minor, a student must complete no fewer than 18 hours:

  • Three Spanish courses in Spanish, Portuguese, or French civilization, linguistics, literature, film or business
  • One course in another language: 100- or 200-level Portuguese, Spanish, or French
  • Two courses in Latin American history