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Academics is the cornerstone of the African Studies Program. AfSP offers rigorous coursework in a range of disciplines related to the unique regions of Africa. AfSP is committed to our students’ intellectual growth in order to prepare them for leadership and service here and on the continent.

Academics Sections


The Undergraduate and Graduate Certificates in African Studies serves an important intellectual function on our campus, and are committed to addressing student interests in the study of Africa.

AfSP Courses

With over 20 course offerings, students not only receive a firm foundation in African Studies, they are able to hone their area of specific interest, whether it lie in politics, sustainable development, or culture and arts.

Study Abroad

AfSP leads trips to Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania