Latino/a Studies undergraduate certificate
The Latino/a studies certificate program is designed to increase students' knowledge of the diverse histories, demographics, and cultures among Latinos/as in the United States. It is a useful program for students in any profession, as it will prepare them for working with people of Spanish-speaking Latin American or Caribbean heritage, an important and growing demographic in the American landscape.
Anyone admitted to GVSU as a degree-seeking student may complete this certificate.
Why Study Latino/a Studies at Grand Valley?
- Learn more about an important demographic in the United States and in Michigan.
- Explore cultural, historical, and professional issues related to Latinos/as.
- Engage with the West Michigan Latino/a community via the certificate's coursework.
- Gain important intercultural understanding and competency skills that you can apply to any workplace context.