In an increasingly intercultural world, students in the Latin American Studies program will gain a greater understanding of the intersection of Latin American and American cultures, politics, and business. Taught in Spanish and offering 5 different tracks, you leave the program bi-lingual.
The BA program in Latin American studies offers a learner-driven model in which the student's specific interests are deepened through the study of Latin America culture, history, politics and the Spanish language. It is interdisciplinary and allows for flexibility in course selection while also instilling a breadth and depth of knowledge about issues surrounding Latin America. This dual-language degree program encourages cross-cultural exploration, preparing students for a global-minded career path.
Latin American Studies,
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All students are required to meet general university admission requirements:
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WUE eligible program
Undergraduate students from western states who enroll in this program are eligible for a discounted tuition rate.
ASU has many financial aid options. Almost everyone, regardless of income, can qualify for some form of financial aid. In fact, more than 70 percent of all ASU students receive some form of financial assistance every year.
Graduates are prepared for further study in graduate or professional schools and in dual-language environments, including:
Students who complete this degree program may be prepared for the following careers. Advanced degrees or certifications may be required for academic or clinical positions. Career examples include but are not limited to:
|Social Workers, All Other||8.3%||$61,980|
|Advertising and Promotions Managers||5.5%||$106,130|
|Media and Communication Workers, All Other||9.9%||$47,900|
|Public Relations Specialists||8.8%||$59,300|
|Social and Community Service Managers||18%||$64,100|
|Interpreters and Translators||17.7%||$47,190|
* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).