Demonstrate Your Value to Globally Trending Companies
The northern and southern American continents have been linked since prehistoric times through migration, colonization and trade. Your minor in Latina/Latino American Studies from University of Houston-Clear Lake will augment nearly any major and indicate your broad knowledge of the history and cultural heritage of this diverse people group. You’ll explore topics including the geography of Latin America, the psychology of Latinos and Latinas in the U.S., Peoples of Mexico and Central America, and Texas and the Borderlands.
Opportunities to Change Your Life and Your World
This minor will improve your ability to communicate in written and oral formats, which
will increase your value to the many employers who work with people of Latin American
descent. At the completion of these courses, you can illustrate your ability to advise
and create informed public policy by drawing on your knowledge of Latin American history
Apply for a Minor
This degree has a specific set of courses you’ll need to complete before you can graduate from University of Houston-Clear Lake. Learn more about the classes that will help you complete the requirements of this degree.
Students wishing to declare the Minor in Latina/o and Latin American Studies must meet with an Academic Advisor in the HSH Advising Office to complete the necessary paperwork and to have the Minor added to their degree plan.