What is Casa Latina?
Created by Davenport University, Casa Latina is a groundbreaking approach to higher education utilizing bilingual methodology across its curriculum to help students become experts in their chosen fields, and professionally proficient in both English and Spanish.
Our career-oriented, bilingual degree programs are geared toward successful careers delivered through our online Global Campus. We offer bilingual, bicultural student support and services in the language of your preference. This includes admissions, financial aid, advising, counseling, bursars' services, tutoring and library services.
Davenport's commitment to support
Since opening our doors in 1866, Davenport University has welcomed students from around the globe, expanded our academic offerings and celebrated significant milestones in diversity, rankings and successful outcomes.
We are focused on serving the Latino community by providing bilingual degrees, leading to high-demand careers and increasing bilingual talent fluent in English and Spanish to strengthen the U.S. workforce in business, technology, health and urban education. We also utilize our community outreach and partnerships to improve access and offer support for the Latino community.
Who is Casa Latina for?
Unlock your potential with Casa Latina programs. Whether you're a first-generation bilingual student paving the way for your family's future, a professional seeking to elevate your career with bilingual expertise, or a high school graduate eager to continue your bilingual education journey, Casa Latina is where you belong. Embrace a supportive community where your unique journey is celebrated, and bilingual excellence is nurtured. Join us and thrive in an environment designed just for you.
How does the program work?
The Casa Latina program empowers our students to pursue their degrees through flexible, online courses in which the language of instruction alternates weekly between English and Spanish. Deliverables, discussion and all other activities will also be in the language of that week.
Take advantage of our seven-week semesters. The faster-paced curriculum allows you to complete your degree faster and get to the career you love sooner. We also offer multiple start dates to accommodate even the busiest of schedules.
While not a language program, Casa Latina will broaden your future professional opportunities by improving your skills in both languages so you graduate professional fluent in both English and Spanish.
The Casa Latina program includes both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. When you choose an academic program from Davenport, you'll receive a hands-on, skills-oriented education that fosters success. Click here to view our programs
Employers across Michigan and the United States tell us that Davenport graduates are among the most skilled and well-prepared individuals they hire. At Davenport, that’s by design. Your education through Davenport’s Casa Latina programs will prepare you to stand out from the competition.
Advance your future with Casa Latina's Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting at Davenport University while you acquire the expertise to excel in accounting. Davenport’s BBA in accounting program is among the nation's best by the IACBE. Whether pursuing CPA, CFE, or CMA exams, this program prepares you for success in public, private or government accounting.
The human resource management degree offers you broad exposure to human resources careers, topics, policies and real-world applications. You’ll gain the strong critical thinking and communication skills human resource professionals need.
Elevate your healthcare career with Casa Latina's Bachelor of Science in health services administration at Davenport University. This program prepares you for a career in diverse healthcare settings such as integrated healthcare systems, long-term care facilities and community health organizations.
Transform your future with a Bachelor of Business Administration in management, and elevate your career as a successful business leader. Master essential skills for roles in management and leadership.
Transform your future with Casa Latina's Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing at Davenport University. This program equips you to craft influential marketing strategies, oversee plans and make data-driven decisions. A BBA in marketing prepares you to amplify company messages in the bustling and competitive marketplace of today.
Shape the future as a STEM educator with Casa Latina's Bachelor of Applied Science in urban STEM education at Davenport University. Inspire K-8 students in STEM with culturally responsive teaching methods.
Enhance your business expertise through Davenport University's Master of Business Administration program. Whether you aspire to lead your own business, or excel in executive roles within private, public or nonprofit sectors, our program equips you with essential skills. Immerse yourself in courses covering leading organizations, managerial accounting and ethical considerations to elevate your career and contribute effectively to any organizational setting.
Drive financial success with Casa Latina's Master of Business Administration in managerial accounting at Davenport University. Gain expertise in financial reporting, planning, budgeting, performance management, cost management and internal controls. Elevate your career as an accounting manager, cost accounting manager or CFO, making informed business decisions with skills valued by employers.
The certificate in urban education bilingual degree is an alternate route to the teacher certification program. This program awards candidates with a certificate in urban education and an interim teaching certificate in subject areas corresponding to passage of specific Michigan Teacher Test for Certification content area competency exams. This alternate route to the teacher certification program allows individuals to teach in Michigan schools while fulfilling credential requirements.
Will I succeed?
The Casa Latina program prioritizes the unique needs of bilingual students, fostering success through our bilingual and bicultural staff. Dedicated to creating a supportive environment, we offer tailored tutoring, bilingual office hours, continuous IT support throughout your program and classes designed to cultivate camaraderie within a supportive community.
Our commitment extends beyond academics with a robust social network, resources, internships and lifetime career services support. Empowering your academic journey, our team is dedicated to your growth and achievement.
And when you’re ready to apply, we will work with you personally to evaluate your credentials and ensure that proper educational credit is received, regardless of where those credits were earned.
Are scholarships available?
At Davenport, our mission is to provide each and every one of our students with the means to pursue an education that will help them achieve the career of their choice.
Casa Latina students will have access to an institutional scholarship and currently available Davenport scholarships, regardless of immigration status.
How do I apply?
Embark on your educational journey with Davenport University, where flexibility is key. With our rolling admissions policy, applying is seamless, allowing you the freedom to pause and resume your application at your convenience.
Davenport University accepts, evaluates and validates credentials of studies completed outside of the United States. Simply submit your foreign credentials, and we'll handle the rest.
For personalized assistance, connect with a Casa Latina representative. Our dedicated admissions team is poised to support both undergraduate and graduate applicants, guiding you through every step of your educational pursuit.
What to Expect at Casa Latina
Casa Latina students study subjects in both English and Spanish, paving the way for lucrative career opportunities.
Our program ensures student success through bilingual faculty, personalized support services and a wealth of academic resources in both English and Spanish.
Casa Latina programs adapt to your life’s rhythm with flexible schedules.
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