Latin American Studies: MA
from the Bulletin
The Master of Arts in Latin American Studies (LAS) prepares students for work in the private sector, government, policy and research think tanks, nongovernmental organizations, international institutions, and education. It is a versatile and rigorous four-semester program that provides students with an interdisciplinary understanding of the regional context, languages, dynamics, and issues in Latin America today. The program exposes students to a range of facets of Latin America and provides them with in-depth training in chosen issue areas.
Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree in the humanities or social sciences that includes study of the Latin American region.