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African-American Studies Minor

Program Overview:

The African-American Studies minor allows broad freedom to investigate a wide range of African-American beliefs, practices, objects, and stories.  Students should contact the program director to coordinate course schedules.

Program Contacts:

Dr. Bridgett Williams-Searle

History & Political Science Department Chair


Minor Requirements (18-20 credits):

Required Courses:

ENG 216African American Literature


HIS 262African-Amer Hist since 1863

3 or 4

Additional elective credits in courses focusing on issues of race/ethnicity and/or on African-American, African, or African diasporic culture(s), history, politics, religions