A focus in Multicultural Studies will help you to develop an increased understanding of the history, characteristics, roles, contributions, status, and needs of a variety of co-cultural groups within the U.S. and/or internationally.
As part of the requirements for a minor in Intercultural Studies, the focus in Multicultural Studies requires one or two courses relating to the focus.
With assistance from an ICS advisor, students interested in a U.S.-based Multicultural Studies focus select two courses focusing on different U.S. cultural groups. See description for African-American Studies, Women’s Studies, GLBT Studies, Gerontology, Disability Studies or Inter-Religious Studies for course options. Other departmental and January courses may be used as relevant.
With assistance from an ICS advisor, students interested in an international Multicultural Studies focus will choose two courses from the following: