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Africana and Latin American Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Hamilton, NY, United States
Africana and Latin American Studies (ALST) programme of Colgate University is an interdisciplinary program studying the histories and cultures of African Americans and the peoples of Africa, Latin America, and the Caribbean.
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Overview

Africana and Latin American Studies (ALST) programme of Colgate University draws on knowledge and methods from disciplines as varied as political science and music to develop a deep understanding of these communities.

The program offers major and minor courses of study in African American and Latin American Studies, with concentrations possible in:

  • African American Studies
  • African Studies
  • Caribbean Studies
  • Latin American Studies

Career:

Many of the program’s graduates go on to careers in policy, activism, academia, and government.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • African American Studies
  • The Black Diaspora: Africans at Home and Abroad
  • Interdisciplinary Methods Seminar

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Application fee 
  • Two academic teacher recommendations
  • Guidance counselor recommendation
  • Official high school transcript
  • High school senior grades
  • Official standardized testing scores (optional for all fall 2021 applicants)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    59655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59655 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    59655 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 59655 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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