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University of New Mexico

Program in Latin American Studies

Albuquerque, NM

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Overview

University of New Mexico / Program in Latin American Studies is located in Albuquerque, NM, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts/Master of Arts (MA/MA)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Arts/Master of Public Health (MA/MPH)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Business Administration/Master of Arts (MBA/MA)
Master of Community and Regional Planning/Master of Arts (MCRP/MA)
Juris Doctor/Master of Arts (JD/MA)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

12
Applied
8
Accepted
7
Enrolled
67%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Intermediate competence in Spanish, Portuguese or indigenous Latin American language
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree in related field, one Latin American language

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

20
Total Graduate Students
40%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
60%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 35%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 20%
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 (40%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

6
Total faculty
Full-time - 6
Part-time - 0
Male (2)
Female (4)

Location & Contact

Address 801 Yale Boulevard, NE
MSC02 1690
Albuquerque, NM  87131
United States
Contact Dr. Susan Tiano
Director
Email: stiano@unm.edu
Phone: 505-277-2961
Fax: 505-277-5989

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