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Latin American Literatures and Cultures

Northeastern Illinois University

12 months
Duration
865 USD/credit
865 USD/credit
432 USD/credit
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About

The Latin American Literatures and Cultures program of the Northeastern Illinois University critically examines Latin American cultural forms of expression in their socio-historical contexts, develops skills to work with Latin American and US Latina/o populations in linguistically and culturally appropriate ways.

Overview

Courses are regularly offered during the late afternoon and evening.

Students in the Latin American Literatures and Cultures program of the Northeastern Illinois University are encouraged to take advantage of semester-long study abroad opportunities at the University of Guanajuato in Mexico, and/or the University of Mendoza in Argentina.

Career Options

Students who complete the LALC graduate program, find careers in:

  • teaching
  • translation and interpretation
  • publishing
  • travel and cultural industry
  • public service
  • public relations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Latin American Literary & Cultural Studies
  • Latin American Baroque Literature And Culture
  • Topics In Latin American Cinema
  • History Of The Spanish Language
  • Spanish Dialectology
  • U.S. Latina/o Literature & Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission application
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (Courses taken at colleges or universities outside of the U.S. must be evaluated by Educational Credentials Evaluators, Inc. or World Education Services, Inc.)
  • Statement of goals and objectives
  • Two letters of recommendation with signed supplemental Letter of Recommendation Forms
  • Any additional program-specific required documents
  • Application fee
  • Notarized Graduate Financial Statement
  • Notarized bank letter(s) from each sponsor’s financial institution
  • TOEFL or IELTS official score report
  • Copy of passport photo page
  • Copy of Form I-94 and Form I-20 (if applying from within the U.S.)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    865 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 865 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    865 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 865 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    432 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 432 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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