Latin American & Caribbean Studies can enhance your perspective on the world, as well as better prepare you for a career in a variety of fields.
Students may choose to pursue a minor or an undergraduate area certificate in Latin American and Caribbean Studies as they obtain a Bachelor's degree in a primary discipline. These programs are designed to offer integrated regional expertise to students planning careers in teaching, research, journalism, government, business, the non-profit sector, and other areas.
Expanding your language skills is one of the ways to increase your expertise in Latin America and the Caribbean. FLAS funding is available to students who wish to learn Haitian Creole, Maya, Portuguese, or Quechua.