English language proficiency is required of all candidates for the MA in Latin American Studies. Information about Georgetown University’s standards of English language proficiency for graduate students is available on the website of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. International applicants can also find important information about Scholarships and Financial Aid as well as Visas and Financial Certification on the Graduate School's website.
Immigration and travel questions as well as any other issues faced by an international applicant can be addressed by Georgetown’s Office of International Programs (OIP). The International Student and Scholars Services (ISSS) at OIP exists to help international students through the application process and assist them with anything they may need once on campus.