Master of Arts in African & African Diaspora Studies
Florida International University

Program Details

Earn a Master of Arts degree in African and African Diaspora Studies through Florida International University.  This degree is offered fully online as well as on-campus, providing ultimate flexibility to the nontraditional student.  Enrolled students are met with fundamental principles and in-depth knowledge of the field of African and African Diaspora studies through interdisciplinary, graduate-level training.

Join an international community of peers in pursuit of theoretical knowledge in social and public policy, culture studies, religious practices, health and wellness, environmental policies, and more.  Students will develop advanced research skills and the ability to approach issues with analytical and methodological thinking.  Dive into a unique and intricate program, expanding your global perspective and enhancing academic and professional opportunities with FIU online.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • GRE test scores
  • Letter of intent
  • Three recommendation letters
  • CV or resume
  • Writing sample
  • Interview
  • TOEFL scores for international applicants

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges