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More About the African Studies

The African Studies Fact Sheet provides information about the program, located within the Jackson School of International Studies, which offers a tri-campus minor.

Collaborative centers include the Center for Global Studies and the Language Learning Center.

Programs & Degrees

The African Studies Program (ASP) at the University of Washington is an interdisciplinary program, fostering a better understanding of the African continent and its diaspora.

"The African Studies Program coordinates and disseminates information on African Studies activities; administers a minor for undergraduates; and facilitates research, internships, service learning, and study abroad opportunities."

African studies offers a minor open to undergraduate students in any major. It is not limited to students in the Jackson School of International Studies.