Requirements for an AAS Minor
A minor in African American and African Studies consists of completion of AAS 1010 and AAS 1020 with a grade of C or better in each course; twelve credits beyond AAS 1010 and AAS 1020, chosen from the list of approved courses posted on the Woodson Institute’s website; and a minimum GPA of 2.0 in all courses counted toward the minor. Up to six credits of relevant study abroad may apply to the minor with the prior approval of Director of Undergraduate Programs.
Students considering a minor in African American and African Studies may consult any AAS faculty advisor, or contact the Director of Undergraduate Programs (DUP), Njelle Hamilton.
The procedure for declaring a minor in African American and African Studies is as follows:
- Make an appointment with the DUP, Njelle Hamilton
- Print African American and African Studies Minor Declaration Form (pdf)
- Be prepared to discuss the courses you have taken, or plan to take, to fulfill the AAS minor requirements.