College of Arts and Sciences
Latin American Studies

Program Summary

  • In order to earn a minor in Latin American Studies, students must complete 30 credits in the approved courses, with a minor/program grade point average of 2.00. No more than 15 credits from any one discipline may be applied to the minor. At least 15 credits must be from upper-division (300- and 400-level) courses (see course descriptions). At least 15 credits must be taken at Seattle University.

    In addition to these 30 credits, the minor in Latin American Studies requires completion of first-year college-level language study or its equivalent in Spanish or Portuguese.

    Courses selected for the minor in Latin American Studies may include those which fulfill university core or elective requirements and those taken to fulfill a major.