Latin American and Latino/a Studies (Minor)
Why minor in Latin American and Latino/a studies?
You should study this field if you want to explore the Latin American experience. The subject has numerous aspects, including Caribbean history and culture, Latin American history, Latino/a experience in the United States, politics, and socioeconomics.
Our Latin American and Latino/a studies minor draws on several fields, including sociology, Spanish, history, political science and literature. Thriving student activities are connected to the Latino/a experience. In fact, the U.S. government has designated us as a Hispanic Serving Institution. That means we celebrate diversity and serve as a national model for private universities.
- Community-based research
- Contemporary Latin American politics
- Latin American history
- Latina writers
- Latino cultural studies
- Community outreach
- Customer service
- Social work
- Patient care
- Public health
- Public safety
Prepare for your future
This minor will equip you with the skills employers value most: communicating your ideas, analyzing a problem, and working with others to find a solution. In a job market that’s evolving faster than ever, you'll have the knowledge and tools to succeed in a variety of fields.