Expand Your Knowledge of Africa’s Past, Present and Future
The minor in Africana Studies at the University of Houston-Clear Lake includes courses that explore the experience of peoples of African descent both in Africa and the diaspora. These classes also explore the diverse cultural and social practices that form the unique identities among the different African and African diaspora populations in the Americas and around the globe.
Strengthen Your Scholarly Skills
This course of study encompasses several different programs and departments within
the College of Human Sciences and Humanities. You will discuss topics related to historical,
cross-cultural and interdisciplinary perspectives on race, racism, colonialism and
contemporary issues relevant to African and African diaspora populations. For more
information, please contact Dr. Dawit Woldu.
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This degree has a specific set of courses you’ll need to complete before you can graduate from University of Houston-Clear Lake. Learn more about the classes that will help you complete the requirements of this degree.
Students wishing to declare the Minor in Social Work must meet with an Academic Advisor in the HSH Advising Office to complete the necessary paperwork and to have the Minor added to their degree plan.
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Deadlines for Applying
- Freshman Deadlines
Priority - February 1
Final - August 1
Priority - September 1
Final - December 1
- Transfer Deadlines
Spring 2018Priority – January 4
Final – January 16
Summer 2018Priority Deadline (Summer I and II)– May 22
Final (Summer I) – June 5
Final (Summer II) – July 9
Fall 2018Priority – August 13
Final – August 27
Summer I and II Priority Application deadline for undergraduate transfer, former and non-degree seeking undergraduate/graduate students. Students who apply after this date must submit all required documentation with their paper application in the Office of Admissions and will be processed for late registration.
- International Deadlines
Priority – March 1
Final – June 1
Priority – August 1
Final – November 1
Priority – February 1
Final – April 1
Students interested in qualifying for scholarships &/or applying for visas outside the U.S. should apply and submit the application documents/test scores by the priority deadline
Freshman will not be accepted for Summer semester