Latin American Studies


Interim Director: Dr. David Dalton

The Latin American Studies department offers the opportunity to graduate with honors for students who wish to complete research and present a thesis on a well-articulated topic in the department. Students who successfully defend their thesis and meet the GPA requirements will be able to graduate with Honors in Latin American Studies.

When can I apply? 

Students may apply during their junior year.

What are the GPA requirements? 

You must maintain a 3.25 overall GPA and a 3.25 in departmental courses. 

What are the curricular requirements? 

Students must enroll in LTAM 4700 to complete their thesis, and must earn an A in this course to graduate with honors. Visit the program website to learn more about the required courses and thesis options. 

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