Program overview

Learn how different cultures interact to shape individual identities and the structure of U.S. society with a minor in multicultural studies. As organizations seek employees who can perform effectively in a diverse workplace environment, the minor can also enhance your future employment options.

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Minor requirements

Our 21-credit minor includes coursework that chooses a theme or thread within multicultural studies that suit your special interests. The minor will also provide you with career-relevant knowledge and experience.


Multicultural Studies (Minor)

Pearlie-Mae Peters

Professor, Director of Multicultural Studies Program

Department of English

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petersp [at]


Academic Focus: English

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