8
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Vanderbilt University / Program in Latin American Studies is located in Nashville, TN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Laws/Master of Arts (LL M/MA)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/MA)
Master of Arts (MA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
2 Foreign Languages
Thesis Alternate accepted

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

17
Applied
6
Accepted
4
Enrolled
35%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570
TOEFL IBT score: 88

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

8
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 25%
Black or African American 12.5%
White or Caucasian 37%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (62%)
Female (37%)

Faculty

62
Total faculty
Full-time (62)
Part-time (0)
Male (40)
Female (22)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Latin American and Iberian studies, anthropology, history, Spanish and Portuguese, social and political science
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Nashville, TN  37240-1001
United States
Contact Dr. Edward Fischer
Director
Email: edward.f.fischer@vanderbilt.edu
Phone: 615-322-2527
Fax: 615-343-6002