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Pan-African Studies: African Diaspora Studies

12 months
27638 USD/year
27638 USD/year
13524 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Pan-African Studies: African Diaspora Studies from University of Louisville provides an opportunity for structured graduate study in the multi-disciplinary field of Pan-African Studies. 


Pan-African Studies: African Diaspora Studies from University of Louisville reflects sub-disciplines within the larger field of Pan-African Studies and will enable students to focus more intensively on their particular area(s) of interest.  


PAS graduates are finding work in a broad range of sectors, including, but not limited to:

  • Higher education
  • K-12 education
  • Mental health
  • Public health
  • Non-profit and social services

Specific jobs might include:

  • Educational administrators
  • Professors
  • Teachers
  • Authors
  • Researchers
  • Attorneys
  • Consultants
  • Diversity trainers
  • Civil rights and organizational leaders

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pan-African Research
  • Theories And Issues in Pan-African Studies
  • Historical Studies 
  • Cultural Studies 
  • Social Studies 
  • Africa and/or the Diaspora

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum 3.0 undergraduate cumulative GPA
    • A recommended combined verbal/quantitative GRE score of 300
    • Official transcript(s) reflecting previous degrees earned
    • A minimum of three (3) letters of recommendation
    • A writing sample (well developed term paper or research paper) or personal statement (outlining interests and objectives in Pan-African Studies graduate work and other relevant experiences that would pertain to your graduate career)
    • Submission of a personal statement
    • Submission of a current CV
    • Application for Admission
    • Application Fee
    • English Proficiency
    • Financial Statement

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    27638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13819 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    27638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13819 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6762 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Louisville

897 - 1421 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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