African and African Diaspora Studies, M.A. | University of Wisconsin Milwaukee | Milwaukee, United States
24 months
Duration
25650 USD/year
25650 USD/year
12220 USD/year
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About

Continue your pursuit of African and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) with a master’s degree or Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee.

Overview

The African and African Diaspora Studies program from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is a two-year interdisciplinary graduate degree that offers students the opportunity to develop strong theoretical knowledge, receive adequate training in research methods, become familiar with multidisciplinary analytical frameworks, while being exposed to the broad fundamental principles that guide the field of AADS.

What you'll learn

The program’s multidisciplinary scope and diverse analytical/methodological approaches make it conducive to both domestic and foreign students with different backgrounds. Thus, students can specialize in various fields, involving a wide array of subjects relating to African development/underdevelopment, public policy, race/ethnicity, history, culture, and society.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Theories and Methods in Empirical Research in African & African Diaspora Studies
  • Classic Works: Intellectual Production in Africa and the Diaspora I
  • Black Literary Theory and Cultural Studies
  • Urban Violence
  • African Religious Thought and Social Organizations
  • African American Urban History

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree with a minimum GPA of 2.75
  • A personal statement of purpose/interest
  • A writing sample
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Please note that the GRE is encouraged, but not required to be considered for admission to the MA program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12220 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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