Centers and Programs

  • African Studies Institute

    Contact: Dr. Akinloye Ojo, 706-583-0575

    The certificate program in African Studies is designed to provide students with both a general knowledge of Africa and an understanding of the socioculture of specific regions through the study of geography, history, language, literature, religion, and other subjects.

  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute

    Contact: Dr. Richard Gordon, Director (706) 583-0618 or Mr. Paul Duncan, Associate Director (706) 583-0619

    The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Institute coordinates interdisciplinary research, curriculum offerings, and public programs which deal with Latin America, the Caribbean, and Latinos in Georgia. The Institute offers a major, a minor, an undergraduate certificate, and a graduate certificate in Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

Certificates In International Programs

Please contact program coordinators for information and requirements:

  • African Studies - Dr. Akinloye Ojo, 706-583-0575
  • Asian Studies - available only through IDS or Honors
  • Latin American and Caribbean Studies - Dr. Richard Gordon, Director (706) 583-0618 or Mr. Paul Duncan, Associate Director (706) 583-0619

For further information about these programs, contact Dr. Noel Fallows, Associate Dean of International Programs, Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, (706) 542-2840.