African-american/black Studies Colleges and Programs

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This educational program focuses on the sociology, history, economics, politics, and culture of the North American peoples descended from the African diaspora; focusing on Canada, the United States, and the Caribbean, but also including reference to Latin American elements of the diaspora.

The colleges, universities and schools below offer majors and degree programs in African-american/black Studies. To learn more about a specific school click on any of the links below.

Amherst College

Boltwood Avenue, Amherst, MA 01002-5000

Phone Number:(413) 542-2000
Website:www.amherst.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,819 (1,819 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1

Arizona State University

Tempe, AZ 85287

Phone Number:(480) 965-9011
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:75,341 (59,211 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:28 to 1

Arkansas Baptist College

1621 Dr. Martin Luther King Drive, Little Rock, AR 72202-6099

Phone Number:(501) 370-4000
Website:www.arkansasbaptist.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:734 (734 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1

Bard College at Simon's Rock

84 Alford Rd, Great Barrington, MA 01230-9702

Phone Number:(413) 644-4400
Website:www.simons-rock.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:459 (459 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:5 to 1

Bates College

2 Andrews Road, Lewiston, ME 4240

Phone Number:(207) 786-6000
Website:www.bates.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,904 (1,904 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1

Berea College

101 Chestnut Street, Berea, KY 40404-2182

Phone Number:(859) 985-3000
Website:www.berea.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,604 (1,604 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1

Boston University

One Silber Way, Boston, MA 2215

Phone Number:(617) 353-2000
Website:www.bu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:39,982 (23,291 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

Brandeis University

415 South St, Waltham, MA 02454-9110

Phone Number:(781) 736-2000
Website:www.brandeis.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:5,977 (3,465 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1

California State University-Dominguez Hills

1000 E Victoria St, Carson, CA 90747-0005

Phone Number:(310) 243-3300
Website:www.csudh.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:15,857 (11,624 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1
Admissions:www.csudh.edu/StudentAffairs/admissionsrecords/
Financial Aid:www.csudh.edu/studentaffairs/financialaid/
Online Application:www.csumentor.edu/AdmissionApp/

California State University-Fresno

5241 N Maple Ave, Fresno, CA 93740

Phone Number:(559) 278-4240
Website:www.csufresno.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:24,972 (21,165 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1

California State University-Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90840-0115

Phone Number:(562) 985-4111
Website:www.csulb.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:40,707 (33,274 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Admissions:www.csulb.edu/student-info/admissions.html
Financial Aid:www.csulb.edu/depts/enrollment/financial_aid/ty…
Online Application:www.csumentor.edu/AdmissionApp/

California State University-Los Angeles

5151 State University Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90032

Phone Number:(323) 343-3000
Website:www.calstatela.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:26,645 (19,958 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1

California State University-Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge, CA 91330

Phone Number:(818) 677-1200
Website:www.csun.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:41,103 (34,178 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1
Admissions:www.csun.edu/anr/
Financial Aid:www.csun.edu/financialaid
Online Application:www.csumentor.edu/AdmissionApp/

Chicago State University

9501 S. King Drive, Chicago, IL 60628-1598

Phone Number:(773) 995-2000
Website:www.csu.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:8,450 (6,239 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Admissions:www.csu.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.csu.edu/financialaid/
Online Application:www.csu.edu/admissions/howtoapply.htm

Claflin University

400 Magnolia Street, Orangeburg, SC 29115-4498

Phone Number:(803) 535-5000
Website:www.claflin.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,016 (1,913 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:www.claflin.edu/future-students/admissions/admissions
Financial Aid:my.claflin.edu/ICS/
Online Application:my.claflin.edu/ics/Admissions/

Clark Atlanta University

223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, GA 30314-4391

Phone Number:(404) 880-8000
Website:www.cau.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,535 (3,758 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Admissions:admissions.cau.edu/
Financial Aid:www.cau.edu/FinancialAid/default.html
Online Application:www.cau.edu/Apply_to_CAU.aspx

Coe College

1220 First Ave NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5092

Phone Number:(319) 399-8000
Website:www.coe.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,370 (1,352 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Admissions:www.coe.edu/admission
Financial Aid:www.coe.edu/admission/financialaid
Online Application:www.pickcoe.com/onlineapp/

Colgate University

13 Oak Dr, Hamilton, NY 13346-1398

Phone Number:(315) 228-1000
Website:www.colgate.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,940 (2,928 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Online Application:www.commonapp.org

Columbia University in the City of New York

West 116 St and Broadway, New York, NY 10027

Phone Number:(212) 854-1754
Website:www.columbia.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:25,340 (7,904 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:6 to 1

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853

Phone Number:(607) 255-2000
Website:www.cornell.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:21,053 (14,336 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH 03755-3529

Phone Number:(603) 646-1110
Website:www.dartmouth.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:6,423 (4,566 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Phone Number:(734) 487-1849
Website:www.emich.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:27,032 (20,345 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

Tallahassee, FL 32307

Phone Number:(850) 599-3000
Website:www.colostate.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:13,146 (10,621 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1

Gettysburg College

300 N Washington St, Gettysburg, PA 17325-1486

Phone Number:(717) 337-6000
Website:www.gettyburg.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,674 (2,674 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Admissions:www.gettysburg.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.gettysburg.edu/scholarships_aid/
Online Application:www.gettysburg.edu/admissions/application_proce…

Harvard University

Massachusetts Hall, Cambridge, MA 2138

Phone Number:(617) 495-1000
Website:www.harvard.edu/
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:34,560 (14,864 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Johns Hopkins University

3400 N Charles St, Mason Hall, Baltimore, MD 21218-2688

Phone Number:(410) 516-8000
Website:www.jhu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:24,599 (6,337 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

Loyola Marymount University

One Lmu Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659

Phone Number:(310) 338-2700
Website:www.lmu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:9,833 (6,035 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Admissions:admission.lmu.edu
Financial Aid:financialaid.lmu.edu

Michigan State University

East Lansing, MI 48824-1046

Phone Number:(517) 355-1855
Website:www.massart.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:50,899 (38,011 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1

New York University

70 Washington Sq South, New York, NY 10012-1091

Phone Number:(212) 998-1212
Website:www.nyu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:48,997 (24,325 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:7 to 1

Portland State University

724 SW Harrison, Portland, OR 97201

Phone Number:(503) 725-3511
Website:www.pdx.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:39,795 (27,390 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:29 to 1
Admissions:www.pdx.edu/admissions/profile/william-h-feyerherm
Financial Aid:www.pdx.edu/finaid/
Online Application:http://www.pdx.edu/admissions/become-a-student

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