Curriculum in Latin American and Caribbean Studies

The interdisciplinary Latin American and Caribbean Studies major is designed to foster a broad-based understanding of this major geographical and cultural area of the world. The major provides the undergraduate student with a comprehensive academic background in the economic, social, political, and cultural problems facing this region today. Its successful completion prepares students to work effectively and knowledgeably in government, international organizations, private industry, journalism, and communications, or to pursue graduate studies in the humanities, social sciences, or law.