Graduate Certificate in African & African Diaspora Studies
Florida International University

Program Details

Florida International University offers an online Graduate Certificate in African and African Diaspora Studies to the nontraditional student.  This unique program is designed to compliment professional and academic interests and major fields of study.  The multidisciplinary nature of this degree provides students with expertise on U.S. born African Americans, Continental Africans, or international communities of the African Diaspora.

Students work closely with an academic advisor and Graduate Director to find the courses best suited to their academic path.  New courses are consistently added to a curriculum which covers topics in the humanities and social sciences, from the history of popular music to the economics of Caribbean Migration.  Expand your global perspective and enhance academic and professional opportunities with FIU online.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • CV or resume
  • Writing sample

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges