Major & Minor Requirements

Major Requirement: 10 Courses

To receive the Bachelor of Arts in African & African American Studies, you are required to successfully complete 10 AAAS courses, with 8 of these at the 200-level or above. You must also choose which concentration to focus your studies—either the Americas or Africa. Other requirements are:

  • AAAS 102—Introduction to African & African American Studies
  • AAAS 103—Introduction to African Studies
  • 3 Courses in your concentration
  • AAAS 499S—Senior Seminar
  • 4 Additional AAAS Courses

Minor Requirement: 5 Courses

  • AAAS 102—Introduction to African & African American Studies
  • AAAS 103—Introduction to African Studies
  • 3 Courses at the 200-level or above