Explore Latin America and the Caribbean through our undergraduate degree programs
CLAS BA programs offer an exceptional opportunity to gain expertise in one of the world's most dynamic and diverse regions. Classes taught by award-winning faculty provide in-depth, region-specific training in a variety of fields, from history to political science and the humanities. Language classes build fluency in Spanish and Portuguese through intensive verbal and written instruction and practice. Study and work abroad programs give students the chance to complement their educational experiences in Chicago through living and learning across Latin America. Our undergraduate alumni go on to excel in diverse careers fields and graduate programs throughout the world.