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Master of Arts in Latin American Area Studies

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Graduate Admission

Admission requires a B.A., preferably in one of the social sciences or humanities, and language proficiency in either Spanish or Portuguese as demonstrated by completion of a fourth-semester course or the equivalent. The Graduate Record Examination is required for U.S. citizens.

Submit your graduate application online. Send transcripts of all completed college and university course work and all other requested application materials to the program:

The University of Kansas
Latin American Area Studies Program
Bailey Hall
1440 Jayhawk Blvd., Room 320
Lawrence, KS 66045-7545

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