Whether you're looking to continue academic work that you began as an undergraduate, or are pursuing this field of inquiry for the first time, at the Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino Studies program of University at Albany you'll gain interdisciplinary knowledge and skills that can improve your job prospects and help you succeed in doctoral studies.
Departmental strengths include globalization, community development, Mesoamerican anthropology, women's work and labor studies, U.S. Latino/Latinx socioeconomic inequalities, and Caribbean colonialism, resistance, and migration.
With its emphasis on Latin American and Caribbean culture and society, and problem- and area-focused training, this MA program prepares you for research and policy-oriented careers that require knowledge of Latin American, Caribbean, and U.S. Latino politics and peoples.
Graduates are commonly employed by state and federal government agencies, humanitarian aid organizations, educational institutions, international media companies, and translation services firms.
- Theoretical Approaches to Latin American, Caribbean and Latino Studies
- Seminar: Latin America
- Seminar: The Caribbean
- Seminar: Latino Studies
- The Political Economy of Educational Planning and Development
- Latinos and American Political Change
- 12 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Official transcripts from all schools attended
- Three Letters of Recommendation
International23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
National23100 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11550 USD per semester during 12 months.
In-State11310 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5655 USD per semester during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.