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Combined Bachelor's/Master's Degree Programs

African and Black Diaspora Studies (BA)/Critical Ethnic Studies (MA)


Latin American and Latino Studies (BA)/Critical Ethnic Studies (MA)

Students apply to this program in spring of their junior year; interested students should contact the Critical Ethnic Studies (CES) graduate director. Students in this program take twelve graduate credit hours in their senior year; these graduate courses apply toward both undergraduate African and Black Diaspora Studies OR Latin American/Latino Studies and graduate Critical Ethnic Studies requirements. 

In the senior year students complete:

Two courses from:

Once the student has graduated with their undergraduate BA in African and Black Diaspora Studies or Latin American/Latino Studies, they will matriculate into the MA Program. As MA Students, the students take the remaining nine courses toward the MA degree – usually students will take three graduate courses per quarter in order to complete the MA in the one additional year. Students may also wish to take one of these courses during the summer. See MA degree requirements​


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​​Students interested in applying to the BA/MA program in Critical Ethnic Studies should contact the CES graduate director, Laura Kina,