Minor in Black Studies

Students seeking a minor in Black Studies must complete 15 credits, including those listed below.

BL_STU 2000Black Studies3
One course in each of three content areas (one must focus on gender)9
Social Science (includes History, Political Science, etc.)
Behavioral Science (includes Sociology, Psychology, etc. )
Humanities (includes English, Music, Religious Studies, etc.)
One additional course in any of the three content areas3
Total Credits15
  • Students are also encouraged to take a course in three regional areas of study: Africa, African America, and the Black Diaspora.
  • A minimum of 6 credits numbered 2000 or above and at least one 3000-level course must be taken.
  • At least 9 credits must be in courses other than readings, methods, techniques or problems.
  • A maximum of 3 credits of the minor may be taken in Black Studies courses outside the College of Arts & Science.