A degree in Latin American and Caribbean Studies can prepare you for a career in a range of different paths, including governement agencies, international business, journalism, the non-profit sector, or academia. 


The undergraduate program is administered jointly by CLACS and by the Department of Spanish & Portuguese Languages and Literatures at NYU. Interested students should contact the Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUS) or Associate DUS in Spanish & Portuguese at spanish.dus@nyu.edu.

Visit our Undergraduate page to learn more. about the major and minor in Latin American and Caribbean Studies. 


Graduate Program

An MA from CLACS is your next step in furthering a career related to Latin America or the Caribbean. Rigorous academic training and professional development opportunities prepare students to be leaders in academia and in the public and private sectors.

Graduate study at CLACS is a unique experience: students thrive from unparalleled access to world-renowned scholars while pursuing completely customized degrees in a city like no other.

Visit it our Graduate Program page to learn more.