Dec 07, 2021  
2018 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 50 
2018 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 50 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

Latin American Studies, Associate of Arts

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School of Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS)

Latin American Studies is an interdisciplinary degree providing a foundation for understanding the Latin American region through cultural anthropology, history, geography, language, and literature, among other disciplines. Students will gain language skills and area competences that can be valuable in business, public service or further professional training. The program features opportunities such as Study Abroad, collaboration with University of New Mexico’s Latin American Studies programs and activities, and Service Learning.

This degree program is designed for transfer to Latin American Studies programs at the University of New Mexico or New Mexico State University.

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Associate of Arts in Latin American Studies 60-67 credit hours

* These courses are recommended for transfer to the Latin American Studies Program at the University of New Mexico: ECON 2203 ,  PSCI 2240 ,  SPAN 2280 , and/or SUST 1134 . It is the student’s responsibility to contact the four year transfer school to confirm specific admission and degree requirements.

* * Recommended: ARTH 2202  or ARTH 2251  for for transfer to UNM’s Latin American Studies program. 

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