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Library Info
Library Information
Ozuna Library and Learning Center
Cir (210) 486-3555
Ref (210) 486-3557
June 4 – July 29
(4-day work week)
Mon–Thurs: 8 a.m.–7 p.m.
Fri–Sun: Closed
Closed July 4th
Computer Lab

Tutoring Services

Gutierrez Learning
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IT Services
Ozuna 121 and 150

Degree Programs

Enroll in the Mexican Americans Studies program or take classes to fulfill general requirements. Students are encouraged to speak with their advisors or the MAS faculty lead to learn more about these classes.


The following MAS courses are offered at Palo Alto College and many fulfill Core Requirements:

HUMA 1305 Introduction to Mexican-American Studies
Fulfills Humanities [40] Core Requirement

HUMA 1311 Mexican-American Fine Arts Appreciation
Fulfills Visual and Performing Arts [50] Core Requirement

HIST 2327Mexican-American History I
Fulfills History [60] and Social and Behavioral Sciences [80] Core Requirements

HIST 2328 Mexican-American History II
Fulfills History [60] and Social and Behavioral Sciences [80] Core Requirements

GOVT 2311 Mexican-American Politics

ENGL 2351 Mexican-American Literature
Fulfills Humanities [40] Core Requirement

MUEN 1137 Mariachi Ensemble

MUEN 1138 Conjunto Ensemble

Any Spanish course fulfills requirement for MAS program

Degrees and Certificates

Mexican-American Studies Field of Study

Associate of Arts, with optional electives in Mexican-American Studies

Contact Information

Department Chairperson:
Dr. John Hernandez

Guadalupe Hall (GUAD-124C)