Institute of Latin American Studies

Our Programs

Undergraduate Major and Concentration

Combine general mastery of a discipline of your choice with critical language and cultural skills, all while learning from Columbia’s renowned faculty.

MA in Regional Studies

This interdisciplinary program provides a broad social science-based approach to modern and contemporary Latin America and the Caribbean.

Specialization and Certificate

ILAS offers a certificate program to graduate students who complete an interdisciplinary program in conjunction with their own departmental degrees.

Visiting Professors and Scholars

ILAS hosts visiting faculty and scholars through a variety of funded and unfunded opportunities, including an open call for Visiting Scholars.

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