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
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University of Houston-Clear Lake's College of Human Science and Humanities wants to help you reach your educational goals. Discover the admissions requirements that will let you become the next UHCL Hawk.
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.
Deadlines for Applying
- Freshman Deadlines
Priority - February 1
Final - August 1
Deadline Extension for Fall 2018 - August 13
Priority - September 1
Final - December 1
Priority - February 1
Final Summer I - June 10
Final Summer II - July 15
- Transfer Deadlines
Fall 2018Priority – August 13
Final – August 27
Spring 2019Priority – January 14
Final and Session Start – January 22
Summer 2019Priority Deadline (Summer I and II)– May 28
Final (Summer I) – June 10
Final (Summer II) – July 15
Fall 2019Priority - August 12
Final and Session Start - August 26
Summer I and II Priority Application deadline for undergraduate transfer, former and non-degree seeking undergraduate/graduate students. Students who apply after this date must submit all required documentation with their paper application in the Office of Admissions and will be processed for late registration.
- International Deadlines
Priority – March 1
Final – June 1
Priority – August 1
Final – November 1
Priority – February 1
Final – April 20
Students interested in qualifying for scholarships &/or applying for visas outside the U.S. should apply and submit the application documents/test scores by the priority deadline
International freshmen applicants will not be accepted for Summer semester.