Mar 26, 2023  
2021-2022 College of Liberal Arts 
2021-2022 College of Liberal Arts

Pan-African Studies Major

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Major effective prior to 2011.

Requirements for the Major (40 credits)

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Note: Students are required to take one course that focuses on Africa and one that focuses on the African-American experience.

I. Interdisciplinary Core (12 credits)

II. Electives (28 credits)

12 upper-level credits are required.


Students should consult the list published each semester by the Pan-African Studies program for additional courses. Other CLA, Caspersen, and Theological School courses may be applied to the major if they are proposed to and approved by the Pan-African Studies Committee.

Students interested in pursuing graduate studies are encouraged to write an Honors Thesis.

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