MARY AFST 590: MA Thesis (Master of Arts in African Studies)
A minimum 150-page publishable
quality thesis worth six credits researched and written from professional-quality field research
done on-site in Africa.
Students with undergraduate degrees who are
officially enrolled as MIAS students through the ordinary
application process and have finished six courses.
Formal MA application and acceptance.
A thesis proposal approved by the MIAS
Thesis topic developed from one of the papers of the
six courses taken.
A minimum 3.5 grade point average (B+) for the six
Completion of the thesis within five years from the
time of acceptance into the MA program.
Successful presentation and defense of thesis in a