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Latin-American and Caribbean

Latin-American and Caribbean Studies is one of the geographical specializations offered in the international studies major. This specialization requires students to gain high proficiency in a modern language, such as Spanish, as well as take courses specific to the history, politics, and cultures, of Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean. Students are required to study abroad for at minimum a semester, TCNJ provides students with many study abroad programs in Latin America.

Major Requirements

Major Core 

1- International Studies 200 (INT 200)

2- Foreign Languages: 2 course units at 200 level or above

Languages: French and Spanish

1- ECO 102: Principles of Macroeconomics

1- INT 498: Senior Seminar in International Studies

Minimum of one semester study abroad experience

Latin American and Caribbean Studies Requirements

1-  History Option

HIS 158 Colonial Latin America

HIS 161 History of Mexico

HIS 359 Modern Latin America

HIS 364 History of the Caribbean

1- Humanities Option

1- Political Science

POL 358: Politics in Latin America

1- Social Science Option

1- Business Option

2- Latin American Studies Electives