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Latino Community Practice Certificate

The Latino Community Practice certificate (15 credits)

Latinos are the fasting growing population in the country and in New England. This certificate prepares students for the increasing demand on culturally and linguistically appropriate services across disciplines. Learn about Latino cultural heritage, the dynamics behind migration, and improve your proficiency in Spanish.

Students with a certificate in Latino Community Practice will

  • Advance their proficiency in oral and written Spanish communications
  • Gain knowledge and understanding of diverse Latino cultures
  • Gain understanding of the migration experiences, strengths, and challenges of Latinos
  • Complete an internship of community service project with a Latino community

Requirements for the Certificate in Latino Community Practice consist of 15 credits as specified in the online course catalog. The requirements for the minor consist of 3 additional credits in each area.