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Latin American and Latino Studies

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

48 months
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About

The Latin American and Latino Studies program of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is designed for students interested in the language, history, politics, and culture of Latin America and of Hispanics living in the U.S. 

Overview

About the Program

Students in the Latin American and Latino Studies program of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are encouraged to develop a program that is both international and comparative in perspective and that takes into account the heterogeneous cultural experiences of people living in the vast territory loosely termed Latin America, as well as of those people living in the United States who identify themselves as Latino/a.

The Major in Latin American & Latino/a Studies consists of a minimum of eight subjects (96 units) beyond the introductory course, 17.55J, “Introduction to Latin American Studies,” pre-thesis, and thesis. Remaining subjects include two language subjects in Area I (or equivalent proficiency), and six subjects selected from at least two of the three disciplinary areas (Areas II-IV).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spanish
  • Advanced Communication in Spanish: Topics in Language and Culture 
  • Advanced Spanish Conversation and Composition: Perspectives on Technology and Culture
  • Spanish Conversation and Composition
  • Spanish through Film: Mexico, Chile, Argentina, and Spain
  • Spanish for Heritage Learners

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 SCH

180 MIT units

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Essay
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Secondary School Report (SSR), including high school transcript
  • For non-native English speakers, we strongly recommend providing the results of an English proficiency exam if you have been using English for fewer than 5 years or do not speak English at home or in school, so that we may consider that information alongside the rest of your application
  • We do not have cut off or recommended scores for the ACT or SAT as scores are evaluated within an applicant’s context

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    77020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 77020 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    77020 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 77020 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 USD /month
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