May 28, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Chicano and Latino Studies

Department Chair: Rigoberto Rodriguez

Department Office: MHB 201

Telephone: (562) 985‑4644


Faculty: Antonia Garcia-Orozco, Jose F. Moreno, Rigoberto Rodriguez, Anna Sandoval, Maythee Rojas, Abigail Rosas

Emeritus Faculty: Luis Leobardo Arroyo, Gladys Garcia, Gen Ramirez, Victor Rodriguez

Department Administrative Support Coordinator: Michelle Seales

Students desiring information should contact the department office for referral to the academic advisor, or contact the College of Liberal Arts Advising Center (ATLAS) 


Telephone: (562) 985‑7804


College: College of Liberal Arts  

Courses: CHLS  

Career Possibilities

Archivist • Community Organizer • Counselor • Creative Writer • Editor • Foreign Policy Officer • Journalist • Law • Linguist • Parole Officer • Probation Officer • Public Artist • Public Policy Administrator • Public Relations Consultant • Researcher • School Administrator • Social Worker • Teacher • Urban/Regional Planner • (Some of these, and other careers, require additional education or experience. For more information, see


    Chicano and Latino Studies

    Note: General Education Category A must be completed prior to taking any upper-division course except upper-division language courses where students meet formal prerequisites and/or competency equivalent for advanced study.