Latino Studies Minor

This minor advances a critical understanding of Latinos/as as an integral social and cultural component of United States society and of the American hemisphere. Since it employs interdisciplinary research methods, this minor enhances a variety of majors and fields of study.


The Latino Studies minor requires a minimum of 15 credits of coursework. At least nine of these credits must be from courses listed as, or cross-listed with LLAS:

Additional courses elected from the following list may be counted for up to six credits permitted toward satisfaction of the required total of fifteen:

The minor is offered by El Instituto: Latino/a, Caribbean and Latin American Studies Institute. For information, contact Anne Gebelein or call 860-486-5508.

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