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2020-2021 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Latin American Studies, B.A.

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Bachelor of Arts
Curriculum 0739 Requirements

Suggested Semester Plan: Program Pathway  

General Education Requirements 33-34 Credits

Up to 14 credits of prerequisite coursework may be required to satisfy GE and will count as elective credit.

Major Departmental Requirements 30-39 Credits

Latin American Content Courses: (9-10 cr.)

One course from three different categories. Study Abroad courses are counted toward the Latin American Content Course Requirement where applicable.

Advanced Study: (9-11 cr.)

Select one track

Model Organization of American States: (9-11 cr.)

Study Abroad in Latin America: (9 cr.)

  • Nine credits in any semester-long study abroad program in Latin America (9 cr.)

Cognate Requirements 18-39 Credits

Select one of the following options:

  • Second Major Field of Study (30-39 cr.)
  • Minor (18-24 cr.)

Electives 7-40 Credits

Certain major/cognate courses may also satisfy GE requirements thus increase elective credits accordingly.

Total Credits minimum 120

Additional Degree Requirements

  1. A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 in all required major courses (Major Departmental Requirements).
  2. Completion of all college-wide degree requirements (Undergraduate Degree Requirements , General Education Program ).

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