Bachelor of Arts
Students from all backgrounds will examine the historical and contemporary experiences of Africana peoples to prepare as leaders of a global and diverse economy.
The Africana Studies program analyzes how gender, class, race and other important ideas shape the experiences of Africana peoples and influence the global economy. Join a program that embraces new technologies and serves as a leader in digital learning.
You’ll study under faculty from diverse academic backgrounds, resulting in a rich and exciting interdisciplinary classroom dynamic. In the online Bachelor of Arts in Africana Studies program, you’ll learn to:
- Solve the grand challenges of a rapidly changing world.
- Engage with local and international communities.
- Enhance communication with people from diverse backgrounds.
Cost & Eligibility
Neshunna Jones- Student Spotlight
Neshunna Jones, an online Africana Studies student living in California, attends Arizona classes using virtual reality. She’s also working toward a career as a civil rights attorney.
Program Experience Overview
The Africana Studies program incorporates pop culture, virtual reality and study abroad opportunities into coursework that embraces new technologies and positions students as leaders in digital humanities.