African Politics Program

The African Politics Program provides an overview of political history and reviews themes in the current research.


  • Political History
  • Themes in African Politics I
  • Themes in African Politics II
  • Research Capstone


  • Background in African political history with an interdisciplinary focus
  • Understanding of regional integration efforts and international relations on the African continent
  • Understanding of regime stability and transitions
  • Knowledge of many political science themes, including state-society relations, state capacity, development

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African Politics Program

Application Required?


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Application Deadline?

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