Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Minor in Latin American Studies

CLACS offers an interdisciplinary minor, for which students must complete 15 semester hours (3-4 classes) from the Latin American Studies curriculum, and 2 courses (5-6 semester hours) of Latin American language beyond the general Liberal Arts and Sciences language requirement.

Requirements: Minimum 21 hours

  • Advanced Language (5-6 hours) *Any course beyond 104*
  • Electives (12-13 hours) drawn from the approved course list
  • Latin American Studies 170 (3 hours)

Each student's course of study is devised in consultation with the CLACS Academic Advisor, Kasia Szremski (

For further questions, please contact CLACS at (217) 333-3182 or