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African-American Studies

African-American Studies

The African-American Studies minor offers an interdisciplinary perspective on the collective histories, experiences, contributions and social class of African-Americans in the United States and abroad beginning with African roots and the Diaspora.

The program integrates research and scholarship while enabling students to explore theories and methods that will enhance awareness of race relationships and African-American culture. With this understanding, students are prepared for professional endeavors and careers.