Latin American and Latino Studies Program College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Illinois at Chicago

Latin American and Latino Studies Program College of Liberal Arts and Sciences University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
80%
20%
student ratio
10
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Not Reported
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Latin American Studies Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 5
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 14
    • Accepted 9
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students10
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students10
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino78%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian11%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native11%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty22
    • Full-time Percentage55%
    • Part-time Percentage45%
    • Female Percentage64%
    • Male Percentage36%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRepresentation of nation, race, gender and labor in film; Colonial political discourse and social resistance; social structures and religious rituals among the Maya; rural development and ecology in Mexico; Latina reproductive rights; youth activism; transnational Cuban migration; globalization and labor strategies of women in Brazil; Mexican hometown associations; local, national and global immigrant rights struggles
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Latin American and Latino Studies Program

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
University of Illinois at Chicago

601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL 60607-7128
United States

Prof. Amalia Pallares

Director

Phone: 312-413-3773
Fax: 312-996-1796
Email: amalia@uic.edu

Receptionist

Phone: 312-413-2550
Email: gradcoll@uic.edu


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