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About this Program

Department Information

The African American Studies program is one of the fastest growing majors at UF. The degree program provides students with a variety of innovative courses by applying creative cultural methods of teaching while examining the African American experience.


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Of the total credits, no more than three may be individual work or internship credit. Students must complete a minimum of six credits of coursework exclusive to the minor that cannot count toward the major(s) or other minors.

Required Courses

AFA 2000Introduction to African-American Studies3
AFA courses (3000/4000 level)6
AFA 3110Key Issues in African-American and Black-Atlantic Thought3
AFA 4936African-American Studies Senior Integrative Seminar3
Total Credits15