A stock photo of Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico. A stock photo of Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico.
Explore an archaelogical site in Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico.
A stock photo of Trinidad, Cuba. A stock photo of Trinidad, Cuba.
Visit Trinidad, Cuba during a spring break travel course.
A stock photo of  Puerto Madero in Buenos Aires, Argentina. A stock photo of Puerto Madero in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Study abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina and visit the famous Puerto Madero district.
A stock photo of Bocas Del Toro, Panama. A stock photo of Bocas Del Toro, Panama.
Conduct fieldwork in coastal management in Bocas del Toro, Panama.

Latin American Studies

An interdisciplinary approach to the study of the politics, economics, cultures, and societies of Latin American and the Caribbean. Courses in the program are offered in departments from every school and college at the University of Miami. Our students become true experts who can speak to a wide range of issues confronting Latin America. Our students are prepared to proactively contribute to development and cooperation, as well as to business and political analysis.
A comprehensive understanding of Latin America and the Caribbean; its history, cultures, languages, economics, politics, and societies.
The Fellowship in Latin American Studies (FILAS) is a rigorous program for students who wish to complete a dual degree (B.A./M.A.) in Latin American and Caribbean studies in five years.

The University of Miami offers three joint Master of Arts program as alternatives to the standard M.A. degree in Latin American Studies.

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