The advanced skills gained from a graduate degree in the College of Liberal Arts are highly relevant in today’s rapidly evolving world. You will form expertise through rigorous coursework and research to meet your professional and personal goals. 

Opportunities available to students with an Africology and African American Studies MA include the following careers, among many others. 

  • Behavioral specialist 
  • Community urban planner
  • Cultural resources manager
  • Employment counselor
  • Family and child advocate
  • Foreign service specialist
  • Political analyst
  • Social worker
  • Youth director

Career Services

As a Temple student, you can also visit the university’s Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

Career services can provide

Learn more about Temple’s Career Center.