African American and Africana Studies


This interdisciplinary minor engages African American and Africana intellectual heritages, locally and globally. The academic study focuses on interdisciplinary scholarly inquiry; students can take courses in Religion, English Literature, English Rhetoric, History, Sociology, Anthropology, Political Science, Women and Gender Studies, the modern languages, Education, and more.

African American and Africana Studies promotes research across the university and provides students with academic and career path advising, research training, leadership skills development, peer mentoring and global community engagement learning opportunities including study abroad.