MPA-MA African Studies

Be prepared for an academic role combining African history with public affairs

Combine policy and management skills with a foundational knowledge of African studies and research experience in the humanities and social sciences. The joint Master of Public Affairs-Master of Arts in African Studies (MPA-MA) combines 36 credit hours from the O’Neill School with 26 credit hours from the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies, preparing you for a role in academia or the professional world.

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Students pursuing a graduate degree in African Studies and Public Affairs should use the University Graduate School Academic Bulletin.

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2master degrees

62credit hours