At the end of a course of study, in the major or minor in Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies, students will be able to:

  • Interpret, define, and evaluate historical and contemporary information about and representations of Chicana/os and Latina/os;
  • Use and apply humanistic, scientific, and/or social science methods, in overlapping methods as appropriate, to arrive at their understandings of Chicana/os and Latina/os;
  • Engage recent theories, methodologies, ideas, and developments central to the discipline of Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies, including interdisciplinary methods and multidisciplinary approaches;
  • Value engaged learning, life-long education, and leadership for social justice.