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Latin American Studies Certificate Program


Program Overview

The Latin American Studies Certificate is open to students from any major. The Latin American Studies certificate promotes a greater understanding of Latin America through academic coursework and language acquisition.  At Ohio University nearly 25 faculty members from 10 disciplines are dedicated Latin American scholars. The field work they conduct in Ecuador, Mexico, Brazil, Paraguay, Nicaragua, Honduras, and elsewhere in Latin America has produced an impressive list of academic publications. The faculty's research and experience in the region create an intellectual atmosphere where students are challenged to understand Latin America within a context of regional and global change.  The interdisciplinary coursework and language skills of the Latin American Studies Certificate are applicable to a wide variety of professions. 

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Graduates with this certificate find opportunities in their chosen fields of education, the nonprofit world, public policy, the business sector and more.

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog provides additional information about curriculum and courses for this major.
Academic catalog

Program Details

Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Code: CTLAMS

Contact

Center for International Studies 
Yamada House 106
Ohio University
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.1840
Fax: 740.593.1837
international.studies@ohio.edu
https://www.ohio.edu/global/cis/

Administrative Contact

Catherine Cutcher, certificate director/contact person
cutcher@ohio.edu
 

Request Info

Please request application information regarding admission as a student using the form below.

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