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
Deadline Extension for Fall 2018 - August 13
Priority - September 1
Final - December 1
Priority - February 1
Final Summer I - June 10
Final Summer II - July 15
- Transfer Deadlines
Fall 2018Priority – August 13
Final – August 27
Spring 2019Priority – January 14
Final and Session Start – January 22
Summer 2019Priority Deadline (Summer I and II)– May 28
Final (Summer I) – June 10
Final (Summer II) – July 15
Fall 2019Priority - August 12
Final and Session Start - August 26
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 20
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
International freshmen applicants will not be accepted for Summer semester.