Students studying African studies at Carthage have many opportunities to enrich their education.

Student Organizations

Carthage African studies students can get involved in a number of student organizations dedicated to putting what’s learned in the classroom into practice. Join the Future of Africa, the Black Student Union, and more!

See African studies student organizations


J-Term is a monthlong period of study featuring innovative courses, both on campus and overseas. Faculty have led study tours to Senegal, Namibia, and South Africa in recent years.

Learn more about J-Term