African Studies, M.A. | University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) | Beverly Hills, United States
12 months
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33245 USD/year
33245 USD/year
18143 USD/year
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About

The African Studies program of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) allows students to engage in interdisciplinary study and intensive research on Africa from a wide range of disciplines, including fine arts, humaniteies, social sciences, and professional fields.

Overview

Key Features

A joint degree program with the School of Public Health is available to students interested in pursuing M.A. and M.Ph degrees concurrently.

The African Studies program of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) can serve as a stepping stone to a Ph.D. at UCLA or elsewhere, allowing students to build expertise and language capabilities.  According to a recent survey, 50% of the program graduates continue studying at the post-graduate level, about 20% are employed in higher education, and a significant percentage work in international or foreign organizations in numerous countries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Africa and Disciplines
  • Africa and Professions
  • Africanist Working Group

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Quarter Unites

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • UCLA online application
  • Statement of purpose (two pages maximum, double space)
  • Personal History
  • Writing sample
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcript
  • TOEFL scores (international applicants only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33245 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33245 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33245 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33245 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18143 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18143 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Beverly Hills

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Funding

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