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Master of Global Policy Studies Dual Degree Programs - MGPS and Latin American Studies

MGPS Dual Degree with Latin American Studies

The LBJ School and the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies offer a dual degree program leading to two graduate degrees, the Master of Global Policy Studies (MGPS) degree and the Master of Arts (MA) in Latin American Studies. The dual degree combines advanced studies of globalization with a focus on the politics, economy, and cultures of Latin America. Graduates should possess substantial career flexibility and attractiveness to prospective employers in government, private industry, and the nonprofit sector.

Program Structure

Students can earn both degrees simultaneously in approximately three academic years. Degrees a