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

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)

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