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Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Claremont, CA, United States
Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies at Pomona College experiences within the United States and wider diaspora, and explore the intersections with issues of race, ethnicity, class, culture, gender and sexuality.
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Overview

As a major or minor in Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies at Pomona College, you’ll learn about the history of people of Latin American descent within the United States and the wider diaspora. 

Learning outcomes

The Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies is an intercollegiate program, offering a broad array of courses covering four areas of concentration:

  • Border and transnational studies
  • Educación: social justice, formation and critical pedagogy
  • Literature, art and representation
  • Politics, social movements and labor
In these multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary classes, you’ll inquire, discuss and research issues of race, ethnicity, class, culture, gender and sexuality and how they intersect with the Latin American experience.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Women in the Third World
  • Gender, Race and Class: Women of Color in the U.S.
  • Chicana Feminist Epistemology
  • Latina Activism Work and Protest
  • Chicana/Latina,Gndr,Pop Culture
  • Chicana/Latina Research Methods
  • Latinas/os in the 20th Century
  • Psychology of the Chicano/a
  • Chicano/Latino Cultural Psychology
  • Chicanos/as and Latinos/as in Contemporary Society (CP)
  • Los Angeles Communities: Transformations, Inequality and Activism
  • Chicanas and Latinas in the U.S.
  • Chicanos/Latinos and Education (CP)

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Official high school transcript(s)
  • School Report and Counselor Recommendation
  • Mid-Year Report
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • One-time, non-refundable application fee of $70 or fee waiver
  • Test scores for international applicants
  • Standardized test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56284 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56284 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    56284 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56284 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Claremont

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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