Graduate certificate in Interdisciplinary Studies: Ethnic Studies

The graduate certificate will dive deep into ethnic studies and cultural diversity. The certificate program has a core focus that strengthens your understanding and analytical skills to prepare you for a competitive career. You can obtain the certificate in ethnic studies even if your current graduate degree is in another area. 

The required course, "ES 600: Critical approaches to Ethnic Studies", provides a comprehensive overview of the multidisciplinary field of Ethnic studies. Other courses are drawn from fields including:

  • women’s and gender studies
  • politics and international affairs
  • sociology
  • history
  • English
  • education
  • Spanish
  • anthropology
  • criminal justice