Academic Programs

Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Latin American, Caribbean,  and Latino Studies (LACS) is offered by the Institute of Latin America and Caribbean Studies (ISLAC), under the Collegeof Arts and Sciences (CAS). It is a CAS Institute with a University-wide mandate. The certificate is fundamental for students interested in learning more about business, religious, political, social, and cultural processes taking place in Latin America, the Caribbean, as well as those Latinos/as/x in the United States. Students enjoy attending lectures by distinguished writers and scholars and traveling to the region through Study Abroad.

Certificate process

For more information or to inquire on how to apply for the certificate program please contact thedepartment and ask for the Academic Program Specialist.
Once all certificate course requirements have been met the student needs to complete the Certificate Completion Form and submit it to the department for processing. The Certificate will be awarded upon the successful completion of the student's major degree requirements and will be formally recognized on your academic record.