Bachelor of Arts in African-American Studies

  • This department offers instruction in a unified curriculum leading to the baccalaureate degree in African-American Studies.
  • Subject matter includes education, sociology, economics, social anthropology, public health, literature, art, psychology, and history all of which focus on African-American community development.
  • Interested parties may contact: Dr. Ruth P. Wilson, Chair.

Minor in African-American Studies

  • The interdepartmental minor in African-American Studies consists of 18 semester units with courses emphasizing the humanities and the social sciences.
  • The interdepartmental structure of this minor will enable students, while pursuing degrees in specific disciplines, to interface more efficiently with African Americans and other persons of African racial and ethnic heritage.