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2022 - 2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022 - 2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Africana Studies, Minor

Minor Declaration:

Prospective minors in Africana Studies should discuss their plan-of-study with a faculty advisor by the end of the sophomore year. Declaration forms and instructions for majors and minors are available at the websites of Africana Studies and the University Registrar.

Required Credit Hours: 21

Gateway Course

All minors will take a gateway course.


All minors will take the 3 credit Methods course.

Regional Introductory Course

All minors must take at least one introductory course in a regional area.


The remaining credits come from other Africana Studies courses in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Students need to take at least three (3) credit hours in Humanities and three (3) credit hours in Social Sciences.



Courses cannot be double counted within the Africana Studies minor.