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African American Studies

Yale University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
43300 USD/year
43300 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

African American Studies offers a combined program at Yale University in conjunction with several other departments and programs.

Overview

Within a chosen field of study, the student will select an area of concentration in consultation with the directors of graduate studies of African American Studies and the joint department or program.

Learning outcomes

An area of concentration in African American Studies at Yale University may take the form of a single area study or a comparative area study: e.g., Caribbean or African American literature, a comparison of African American literature in a combined degree with the Department of English; an investigation of the significance of the presence of African cultures in the new World, either in the Caribbean or in Latin and/or South America in a combined degree with the Spanish and Portuguese department. An area of concentration may also follow the fields of study already established within a single discipline, e.g., race/minority/ethnic studies in a combined degree with Sociology.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Independent Study: African American Studies
  • Ethnography of the African American Community
  • Theorizing Racial Formations
  • Race, Ethnicity, and Immigration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) prior to matriculation at Yale.
  • A statement of purpose.
  • Unofficial transcripts for each prior college or university attended.
  • Three letters of recommendation.
  • Application fee (please refer to Fees section).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43300 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    43300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43300 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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