Latin American and Latino Studies Minor

The minor in Latin American and Latino studies requires seven LALS courses: two lower-division courses and five upper-division courses. Students may use up to two pre-approved elective courses from outside of LALS toward the minor.

Course Requirements

Lower-Division Courses

Any two lower-division LALS courses.

Upper-Division Courses

One course chosen from the three following core courses:

LALS 100Concepts and Theories in Latin American and Latina/o Studies


LALS 100ASocial Science Analytics


LALS 100BCultural Theory in the Americas


Four Upper-Division Electives

Four upper-division LALS electives.