A degree in Latin American studies is increasingly valuable due to the region’s growing economic and political importance. As a graduate of this program, you’ll be prepared to pursue a variety of excellent career opportunities in the United States and abroad, including those in diplomatic service and international business.
The Bachelor of Arts in Latin American Studies is a multidisciplinary degree offered in the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences. You’ll take a broad range of courses in anthropology, history, Spanish and economy. Students graduate with a strong awareness of non-Western cultures and with a deep understanding of the history, society, politics and economics of Latin American countries.