African American Studies and Research Center School of Interdisciplinary Studies

African American Studies and Research Center

By choosing to major or minor in African American Studies, you will enjoy an exciting and challenging array of courses focused on the experience of African Americans and their connections to the African Diaspora. You will develop a solid theoretical and research basis to pursue either graduate professional study or employment in business or industry. Coursework addresses such topics as cultural practices, with reference to literature, history, and film as well as inequality as it relates to issues of nationality, race, class, and gender. Additionally, our faculty led study-abroad programs offer global engagement that will benefit you upon graduation.

For general inquiries about the African American Studies and Research Center at Purdue University, contact us via U.S. mail, telephone, fax, or e-mail.

Mailing Address
African American Studies and Research Center
Purdue University
Beering Hall of Liberal Arts and Education, Room 6182
100 N. University Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2098

Telephone and Fax
Voice: +1 765 494-5680
Fax: +1 765 496-1581


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