Graduate Students

The Institute for African American Studies offers a graduate certificate in African American Studies. The program is designed for currently enrolled graduate students in good standing who are matriculated in Masters, Doctoral, Professional, and Specialist degree programs, as well as non-degree seeking enrolled graduate students. Click here to go to the graduate certificate FAQ. The application form for the certificate program  can be submitted electronically.  Questions may be directed to Dr. Carolyn Medine), Director, IAAS ( or Dr. Lesley Feracho, Associate Director, IAAS (