Certificate in African Studies

The Graduate Certificate in African Studies is offered by the African Studies Center (ASC). It can be earned by post-baccalaureate students in any Boston University graduate or professional program who fulfill the requirements outlined below, in addition to the requirements of their degree programs. No additional coursework is required because courses completed for the African Studies Certificate also fulfill requirements toward students’ degree programs.  The certificate enriches the disciplinary and professional training of students with a focused multidisciplinary curriculum of African-content courses.

This certificate can easily be undertaken by students in the MAIA, MGP and IR/MBA programs. Combination with other Pardee degree programs is possible but may prove logistically difficult.