Curriculum Requirements

Africana minors must complete the following courses:
AAS 150Introduction to Africana Studies3
HIS 201History of Africa I (to 1800)3
or HIS 209 African-American History to 1877
The remaining courses must be selected from the list of acceptable courses approved by the program, in any school or college within the university.9
Total Credit Hours15

A minor in Africana Studies consists of 15 credit hours.


A grade of C- or higher with an overall GPA of 2.0, is required in each course taken for the minor.


A minimum of six credit hours must be numbered 300 or higher.