University of Texas at Austin

College of Liberal Arts

African Diaspora Studies


P.O. Box 7337

1616 Guadalupe, Suite 2.408

Austin, TX 78713

United States




1-512-471- 8492

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

African Diaspora Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Anthropology, in collaboration with the Center for African and African American Studies, at The University of Texas at Austin offers M.A. and Ph.D. specializations in African Diaspora Studies. This pioneering graduate program employs the tools and methods of anthropology in cross-cultural and comparative research on African-descended societies and communities. Course offerings cover the breadth of anthropological sub-fields, including archaeology, folklore, linguistic anthropology, physical anthropology, and social anthropology.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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