Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program

Why Choose LACIS?


LACIS is an interdisciplinary program which allows the students to tailor the program to their specific needs and interests. We provide students with a strong grounding in Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian history, culture, economics, and languages, all while exploring the impact of globalization on the region. We are extremely versatile, which helps one develop marketable skills of cross-cultural communication and awareness, language competency, critical thinking, problem solving, ability to work with diverse populations, effective adaptation skills, and much more.


Our alumni pursue careers in international business, the non-profit sector, journalism, law, academic advising, teaching, as well as many other fields.


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