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
#5 Columbia University

New York, NY

#2 Duke University

Durham, NC

#4 Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

#11 New York University

New York, NY

#8 Northwestern University

Evanston, IL

#6 Princeton University

Princeton, NJ

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

New Brunswick, NJ

#8 University of California—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

#12 University of Maryland—​College Park

College Park, MD

#3 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

#6 University of North Carolina—​Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

#1 Yale University

New Haven, CT

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