Transborder Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies (US and Mexican Regional Immigration Policy and Economy) (BA)
Concurrent Program

The BA degree program in transborder Chicana/o and Latina/o studies focuses on the political, cultural, economic, sociological, historical, psychological and artistic experiences of Mexican-origin and Latino populations in the United States and the U.S.-Mexico transborder region. Students explore the complexities of the Chicano and Latino experience on the U.S.-Mexico border and beyond, with implications for other border communities around the world.

In the U.S. and Mexican regional immigration policy and economy concentration, students focus their studies on policies and social practices contributing to the growing political and economic influence of Latinos in the U.S. and the U.S.-Mexico region. Students develop an understanding of the role of:

  • border enforcement
  • demographic change
  • economic integration
  • globalization
  • immigration policy
  • international migration
  • regional development

Degree Offered

Transborder Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies (US and Mexican Regional Immigration Policy and Economy) (BA)
Liberal Arts & Sciences, The College of

Location
Tempe

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Career Outlook

The U.S. and Mexican regional immigration policy and economy concentration equips students with skills and knowledge necessary for graduate work in fields such as law, as well as career opportunities in:

  • education (administration and teaching)
  • local, state and national government agencies
  • public affairs
  • public policy and administration
  • social work and nonprofit organizations