Certificate in African Studies
Florida International University

Program Details

Earn a Certificate in African Studies in an online format with Florida International University.  This interdisciplinary program prepares students for graduate studies, professional school, and professional development.  Studies include arts and humanities and social sciences from history and music to geography and politics.

Students will focus specifically on Sub Continental Africa and its diverse populations and the local, national and international challenges faced.  Graduates with this certificate may pursue employment in fields requiring international, transnational, global, and multicultural knowledge and approaches to issues.  Explore political and creative strategies of survival in the face of various oppressive factors in Africa with expert faculty at Florida International University online.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges