Latino Studies, B.A. (36 Credit Major)

The required courses and credits are distributed as follows:

6 credits in required courses:

Credits
LTS 242Latinos in the United States

3

LTS 269History of U.S. Latinos

3

9 credits—one course in each of the following areas:

Socio-Cultural and Economic Processes

Credits
LTS 213Puerto Rican Culture: Global Identities

3

LTS 224Dominicans in the United States

3

LTS 232Family and Gender Relations among Latinos

3

LTS 308The Economy of Puerto Rico

3

LTS 311Migration and the Puerto Rican Community in the United States

3

LTS 312Latino Migrations

3

LTS 314Religions in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Latino U.S.

3

LTS 348Latino Health

3

LTS 349Latino Political Economy

3

Literature and the Arts

Credits
LTS 214Literature of the Caribbean

3

LTS 301Puerto Rican Literature

3

LTS 302Dominican-American Literature

3

LTS 313Latino Popular Culture

3

LTS 316Visual Culture of Latin America, the Caribbean and the Diaspora

3

LTS 319Latinos in Film

3

LTS 320Puerto Rican Literature in English

3

LTS 339Latino Lilterature

3

LTS 341Puerto Rican Music

3

LTS 346Introduction to Mexican and Chicano/a Literature

3

History and Politics

Credits
LTS 212History of Puerto Rico

3

LTS 234Latino Politics

3

LTS 300Social and Economic History of Puerto Rico from the Industrial Revolution to the Present

3

LTS 307Contemporary Puerto Rican Politics and Society

3

LTS 309Latino Social Movements and Civil Rights

3

LTS 321Latino New York

3

LTS 353Latino Media

3

LTS 363Mexican Migration to the U.S.: History, Culture, and Civil Rights

3

15 credits in Latino Studies (LTS) courses:

12 credits in at the 300-level or above.

6 credits electives in LAC or any of the following courses:

Credits
HIS 244Modern United States History

3

HIU 315Recent United States History, 1945 to the Present

3

HIU 335Immigration in America

3

SOC 338Race and Ethnicity in Society

3

ESC 310The Spanish-Speaking American in the Urban School Setting

3

POL 230Immigration and Citizenship

3