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Undergraduate Minor Requirements

Students must successfully complete 15 credit hours with a grade of C or better, including:

  • 6 hours of upper division (300-400) level courses
  • Select 2 of the following courses: AFST 201 (Introduction to Africana Studies), or AFST 302 (Gateway Course to Africana Studies), or AFST 481 (Senior Seminar)
  • Select 1 of the following courses: AFST 200-499, or POLS 320, or SOCI 319/SPMT 319

To declare a minor in Africana Studies a student will need to set up an appointment with the Africana Studies Advisor, Brianna Edwards, in the Undergraduate Programs Office.  The student may set up an appointment by going to  When selecting a location, please use LA-Undergraduate Programs Office (COKE Building) and for the appointment type, select LA-General Advising.  You can include details about your minor interest area in the comments when scheduling.  If you experience any difficulty, please call 979.845.5143 to schedule an appointment.