Courses for the CLAH minor explore the range of Chicana/o and Latina/o experiences in the United States and the Americas. Listed below are the requirements for the minor.

Please note that students may petition courses to count toward the minor. Keep in mind that approval is subject to the faculty instructor’s discretion.

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  • Maintain a 2.0 GPA in the CLAH minor.
  • Officially declare the minor using the Major/Minor tool.
  • Consult your college advisor and the CLAH coordinator to learn how declaring the minor may affect your degree plan.
  • Complete seven 4-unit courses (28 total units) that may be drawn from the Approved CLAH Course List and include at least five upper division courses, with no more than three in a single department.
  • Complete minimum of second year level Spanish Language instruction at UCSD or have satisfactory completion of Lit/Spanish 2A, B, C, D or E. Four units of lower division language may be counted toward the total unit requirement for the minor.
  • It is expected that courses will be taken for a letter grade, although students can petition for the pass/no pass option in CLAH courses. Approval is at the discretion of the CLAH Director.