Interdisciplinary Studies in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of
Memphis is proud to offer the online Bachelor of Arts in African and African American
Studies. The degree requires a total of 120 credit hours.
Students who successfully complete the Bachelor of Arts degree in African and African
American Studies learn to read critically and analytically both primary and secondary
sources, to reflect on past and present social, economic, and political conditions
of Africans and people of African descent, and to connect their struggles for social
and economic justice with those of disenfranchised peoples throughout the world.
You may complete this degree entirely online, by combining online courses with courses
offered at the University of Memphis campus; or by combining University of Memphis
courses (online and on campus) with a limited number of approved courses transferred
from other institutions (see our undergraduate catalog for more information). Out-of-state students may be able to pay in-state tuition
if they qualify. For more information, please click here.
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