African-American History

Ranked in 2013, part of History

Courses in African-American history explore major events such as the Civil War and the civil rights movement and examine topics such as slavery, race and gender. These are the top graduate schools for African-American history.

Rank School name
#1 Yale University

New Haven, CT

#2 Duke University

Durham, NC

#3 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

#4 Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

#5 Columbia University

New York, NY

#6 Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

#6 University of North Carolina—​Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

#8 Northwestern University

Evanston, IL

#8 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​New Brunswick

New Brunswick, NJ

#8 University of California—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

#11 New York University

New York, NY

#12 University of Maryland—​College Park

College Park, MD

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