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Indiana University undergraduate students in any discipline are able to complete a Certificate or a Minor in African Studies as well as a Minor in African languages. The African Languages Minor may be combined with the Certificate or with the African Studies Minor. The Certificate is also open to non-degree students.

Associate Director Dr. Tavy Aherne (taherne at serves as the African Studies undergraduate advisor.

Students wishing to complete an Africa-focused, multi-disciplinary, bachelor’s degree may apply into Indiana University’s Individualized Major Program.

International Studies Majors may opt for a regional focus on Africa.