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Ballet Folklorico de Stanford danced in Old Union Courtyard at the welcome sponsored by El Centro Chicano.

Chicana/o - Latina/o Studies

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School of Humanities and Sciences

The Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies program affords students an opportunity to explore the culture, society, economy, and politics of this important and growing segment of our national population.

What You'll Study

Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies is an interdisciplinary major focusing on the U.S. population with origins in the countries of Mexico, Latin America, and/or South America. Students who major or minor in Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies have an opportunity to select from courses in the humanities, social sciences, and courses offered by affiliated faculty in the School of Education. The Chicana/o-Latina/o Studies program affords students an opportunity to explore the culture, society, economy, and politics of this important and growing segment of our national population.

Degrees Offered

  • BA
  • Minor
  • Honors

More Information

Exploratory Courses

CHILATST 177A

Well-Being in Immigrant Children & Youth: A Service Learning Course (CSRE 177E, EDUC 177A, HUMBIO 29A)

CHILATST 180E

Introduction to Chicanx/Latinx Studies (CSRE 180E, EDUC 179E)