African Studies


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

Credential: Certificate

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

Program description >

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
  • Campaign Staff
  • Community Worker
  • Customs Officer
  • Diplomat
  • Financial/Economic Analyst
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Fundraiser
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Lobbyist
  • Police Officer
  • Political Advisor
  • Political Consultant
  • Politician
  • Professor
  • Public Policy Analyst
  • Public Relations Professional
  • Researcher
  • Teacher

How to apply

The certificate program

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