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Latin American Studies Minor

About the Latin American Studies Minor

The Latin American studies minor will equip you with language skills and cultural background knowledge focused on developing a greater understanding of events, ideas, and beliefs of Latin American countries. This minor must be combined with a major (in any field) in order to graduate with your bachelor’s degree and be fully prepared for your chosen career path.

Program Highlights

  • Minor requires 22 semester hours of coursework.
  • Optional study abroad opportunities include Mexico and Costa Rica.

Consider These Majors

Students pursuing a Latin American studies minor may consider these majors:

  • International Business
  • Intercultural Studies – Missiology

Program Curriculum

Sample courses:
  • History and Politics of Latin America
  • Introduction to Hispanic Literature
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Department of English, Literature, and Modern Languages