African Studies

If you are interested in studying about Africa and its sociopolitical issues, you can take this certificate program.


The African Studies program is in the Department of Political Science in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Credential: Certificate

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How to apply

The certificate program

You may add a certificate program to any major. Speak to your faculty advisor.

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Author
  • Community Worker
  • Customs Officer
  • Diplomat
  • Event Coordinator
  • Financial/Economic Analyst
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Fundraiser
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Lobbyist
  • Police Officer
  • Political Advisor
  • Politician
  • Public Policy Analyst
  • Public Relations Professional
  • Retail Manager
  • Teacher