The minor in Latin American studies is designed to provide students with a basic interdisciplinary grounding in the culture, history, and politics of Latin America. Students interesting in pursuing this minor must submit a completed Application for a Program of Minor Study (available at www.purchase.edu/registrar, under “Forms”). Because new courses may be added to the curriculum from time to time, students should also consult with the coordinator of the Latin American studies program.
Recommended: Basic Spanish
Academic Requirements for the Minor in Latin American Studies
Five courses, as follows:
Examples of elective courses available for the minor in Latin American studies are listed under the academic requirements for the major.
For updates during 2016–2018, please visit www.purchase.edu/Departments/AcademicPrograms/LAS/Interdisciplinary/LatinAmericanStudies/Minor.aspx.