African-American Studies

So I'm an African American Studies Major, Now What?

Undergraduates in the African American Studies department will learn about and develop an appreciation for the multicultural dimension of American society through a unique curricula focusing on: politics, urbanization, religion, history, sociology/ welfare, psychology, African history/ politics and gender equality. To learn more visit the Department of African-American Studies website.


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Where Do I Look for Opportunities?

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How Can I Get Involved?

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How Can I Increase My Chances of Succeeding?

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