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Caribbean, Latin American & Latino Studies

Masters of Arts in Humanities in Caribbean and Latin/o American Studies (CLAS)
A Multi-Sited Pre-Professional Program in Advanced Studies and Research


Click HERE to apply to the Masters Program

We accept MA applications from candidates who enjoyed good academic standing during their junior and senior years in college and who have two years of college-level Spanish at the 200 level and up, or its equivalency. Conditional acceptance can be granted to students who do not fulfill the language requirement provided they commit to attaining the required proficiency prior to leaving for Mexico. We require no GRE scores.

Our application deadline every year is JANUARY 1st (Fall entry only). Thereafter we receive applications until April 1st and make acceptance decisions based on space availability.

For specific questions you may contact Program Associate Director Prof. Dalia Muller at

To come with us abroad for a semester visit:

Mexico, Program in Caribbean, Latin American and Latino Studies for undergraduate and graduate students.

Spain, Program in Caribbean, Latin American and Hispanic Studies for  graduate and exceptionally qualified undergraduate students.

After reading the detailed information about the semester program print an application, fill it out and submit it to the Study Abroad office:

Study Abroad Programs
University at Buffalo
210 Talbert Hall
Buffalo, New York 14260-1604
Phone: 716/645-3912
Fax: 716/645-6197