Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletins

Department of Black and Latino Studies

Field Description

This discipline explores the social, political, cultural, and economic history of Black and Latino peoples throughout the world from ancient to modern times. Themes include community economic development, micro-enterprise and small business, nonprofit organizations, culture and identity, the development of community, social and public policy, migration processes, and media portrayals.

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The Minor

The requirements of the Black and Latino studies minor can be fulfilled by completing two courses in the department at the 3000 level or above, followed by the capstone course BLS 4900 Seminar in Black & Latino Studies    (LTS 4900).

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