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Latino/a Studies

Experience a deeper understanding of the cultures and traditions of the Latin world and its significance on American life.

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In this minor, you’ll learn to think critically about the role of culture on the broader global community and become a better world citizen.  

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Programs Offered


Sample Courses


  • Introduction to Latino/a Studies

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Special Admission Requirements


There are no special admissions requirements for this program.

What Sets Us Apart


This minor is interdisciplinary, meaning you’ll have the chance to learn from faculty in different areas and will graduate with a comprehensive knowledge of Latin American culture.

Career Prospects


Latin Americans comprise an estimated 18% of the United States population, a number expected to grow in the next decade. Understanding this key population is vital for a broadened perspective on American society. By knowing more about the history and culture of different populations, you’ll be better prepared to make strategic decisions in areas of policy, marketing, law, business and more.