This information is part of the Colgate University catalog, 2023-24.

Major Requirements

The requirements for the ALST major are as follows:

Three Required Courses

Six Electives

Two courses should be taken from each of the three categories listed below. These should be chosen in consultation with the student's coordinator and advisor. 

Category A - Arts, Cultures, Representations
Category B - Societies, Mobilities, Diasporas
Category C - Human and Non-Human Ecologies

Honors and High Honors

Students interested in pursuing honors can find the additional requirements on the  program page.

Africana and Latin American Studies

For more information about the program, including Faculty, transfer credit, awards, etc., please visit the  program catalog page.