A minimum of 40 credits are required and must include:
Non-double majors must be concurrently enrolled in ETHS 495A and ETHS 495B. For students who double major in Ethnic Studies and another disciplinary field that also requires an internship course or experience, they may choose to complete ETHS 495B through the internship course (3-4 credits) in the other major when all of the following conditions are met:
The internship experience must fulfill the course objectives for ETHS 495B, and
The student must be concurrently enrolled in ETHS 495A and an approved internship course (3 credits minimum) in the other major.
Independent Study projects and unlisted electives must be pre-approved by the Ethnic Studies Program Director. The electives should be chosen from two or more disciplinary fields cross-listed with Ethnic Studies, with no more than four courses from one of these fields.
Notes on the Major:
Ethnic Studies majors are required to maintain at least a 2.5 GPA in Ethnic Studies courses. An Ethnic Studies course in which a student receives a grade below “CD” will not be counted toward the major.
Transfer students must earn at least 12 credits in Ethnic Studies at Edgewood College. Documentation, such as catalog descriptions and/or syllabi, may be required for transfer credit approval.
For more information about the Ethnic Studies major, please contact: