Graduate Certificate in Ethnic Studies

To complete this certificate, take the following 15 units:

Core Requirements (3 units):

U.S. Ethnic Diversity Requirement (9 units)

Note: No more than 6 credit hours can be taken from a single discipline.

Diaspora/Global Requirement (3 units)


*Note: only some topics are permissible; consult with the Ethnic Studies Director.


Students may not transfer any courses from other universities into this program.  No more than 6 units applied to another program can be counted towards this certificate.


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