Coterminal Bachelorís and Masterís Degrees in Latin American Studies
Undergraduates at Stanford may apply for admission to the coterminal master's program in Latin American Studies when they have earned a minimum of 120 units toward graduation, including advanced placement and transfer credit, and no later than the quarter prior to the expected completion of their undergraduate degree. The application deadline for the 2010-2011 academic year is January 5, 2010.
Coterminal applicants must submit an application form, a 500-word statement of purpose, a resume, a 10-15 page double-spaced academic writing sample, three letters of recommendation, a Stanford transcript, and GRE general test scores. Coterminal applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 and a working knowledge of Spanish or Portuguese at the university third-year level or higher.
For university coterminal degree program policies, procedures, and application forms, see http://registrar.stanford.edu/shared/forms.htm#Coterm.
Requirements for the coterminal master's degree are outlined in the "Master of Arts in Latin American Studies" section of this bulletin.