Skip to Main Content

2023 Best Colleges with African Studies Degrees in America

1-25 of 58 results

  1. #8 Best Colleges in America.

    Duke University

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    DURHAM, NC,

    1165 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says It's really good and I enjoy the community and people here. Duke University is multi-faceted in the various opportunities it has to offer. When I arrived I was confused and completely out of my...To sum up my experience at Duke has been nothing short of transformative in the best way possible..

    Read 1165 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 8%,

    Net Price: $26,932,

    SAT Range: 1470-1570,

  2. #9 Best Colleges in America.

    Brown University

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    PROVIDENCE, RI,

    1048 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Brown. I transferred here, and quickly met some of the most amazing, passionate, and genuine people I could imagine. The student body is so friendly and hard-working. Still, the best part of....

    Read 1048 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 8%,

    Net Price: $27,659,

    SAT Range: 1440-1560,

  3. Tell us what matters most to you and we'll create a custom list of schools tailored to fit your needs.
  4. #12 Best Colleges in America.

    Columbia University

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    1295 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I liked that there are endless academic opportunities available; you will never run out! Food is average and oftentimes the lines in the dining halls take an annoying amount of time. The dorms in my....

    Read 1295 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $22,126,

    SAT Range: 1460-1570,

  5. #16 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Chicago

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    1222 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says UChicago certainly lives up to the rumors of its academic rigor but it pays off because each of my classes has been full of highly engaged students excited to study and discuss the material!...I’d recommend this college only to students who genuinely enjoy dedicating over 50% of their time to their academics..

    Read 1222 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $36,584,

    SAT Range: 1500-1570,

  6. Understand your chances of getting accepted into any college in the country, and it's completely free
  7. #30 Best Colleges in America.

    Bowdoin College

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    BRUNSWICK, ME,

    715 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Bowdoin was an incredible place for me. Being within both 15 minutes from the ocean, and 30 minutes from Portland, made it an exciting place to reside that offered plenty in both nature and the city.....

    Read 715 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 9%,

    Net Price: $25,622,

    SAT Range: 1360-1510,

  8. #32 Best Colleges in America.

    Barnard College

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    455 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from Barnard over 25 years ago. To this day, I am empowered and inspired by the education I received from Barnard and the friendships I made. The classes were excellent, my classmates....

    Read 455 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 14%,

    Net Price: $30,572,

    SAT Range: 1350-1520,

  9. #33 Best Colleges in America.

    Davidson College

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    DAVIDSON, NC,

    326 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Most of my profs were great. Since it's a small school, they're available and they invest in students! They push us to think critically. The student body's commitment to social justice is inspiring,....

    Read 326 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 20%,

    Net Price: $28,615,

    SAT Range: 1300-1460,

  10. #35 Best Colleges in America.

    United States Military Academy at West Point

    4 Year,

    WEST POINT, NY,

    460 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Even though the past year has been tough because of COVID restrictions, I have had overall a pretty good time at West Point. The people here are mainly what makes it worth it--I've made friends that....

    Read 460 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 9%,

    SAT Range: 1210-1440,

  11. #53 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Wisconsin

    4 Year,

    MADISON, WI,

    3317 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says UW - Madison is an outstanding school with unlimited opportunities and resources. Whether it be Greek life, debate club, or athletics, UW has something for everyone. The sense of strong community....

    Read 3317 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $14,030,

    SAT Range: 1260-1460,

  12. #60 Best Colleges in America.

    Tulane University

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    NEW ORLEANS, LA,

    1612 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says The academics were absolutely stellar. Wide variety of classes with lots of flexibility to take courses outside of your primary disciplines. I was even able to double major AND minor! The professors...The diversity and social scene of Tulane could use a bit of help. For a school in one of the most diverse cities in the country, the student body was VASTLY white-passing. The university is taking....

    Read 1612 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 11%,

    Net Price: $47,413,

    SAT Range: 1340-1500,

  13. #62 Best Colleges in America.

    Lehigh University

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    BETHLEHEM, PA,

    897 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says Lehigh University provided me with the education and experience that enabled me very fortunate life and career. Virtually all of my professors were always willing to go spend additional time helping...Back in the early 2000s, it had a bad rep for too many parties. Some of that was true, I must admit. However, it is always a personal choice and, to the best of my knowledge, no one at Lehigh was...Lehigh is not big on Athletics, at least not the major sports, but there is a very strong school spirit, reflected in great attendance of games (my favorites were women's volleyball and men's...For me, Lehigh is among the greatest schools, which helps you set for life..

    Read 897 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 50%,

    Net Price: $29,098,

    SAT Range: 1260-1430,

  14. #64 Best Colleges in America.

    Penn State

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    UNIVERSITY PARK, PA,

    7267 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I chose Penn State University because of the multitude of research and other science-related opportunities that are afforded to you when attending a large university. I also love the overall....

    Read 7267 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $26,151,

    SAT Range: 1160-1360,

  15. #74 Best Colleges in America.

    Vassar College

    4 Year,

    POUGHKEEPSIE, NY,

    649 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love it here so far! I have made so many friends so far, I have not met one mean person yet. There are so many different orgs to try and be a part of, you’re never bored in that regard. The....

    Read 649 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 25%,

    Net Price: $26,028,

    SAT Range: 1360-1520,

  16. #81 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Richmond

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, VA,

    749 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at the University of Richmond has been one filled with incredibly understanding and motivating professors. Since my first semester I found that my mental health and well being in....

    Read 749 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 31%,

    Net Price: $25,700,

    SAT Range: 1280-1460,

  17. #90 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Pittsburgh

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    4216 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I love the community of intelligent, creative, unique, and genuine students I am surrounded by at the University of Pittsburgh. The atmosphere is collaborative rather than competitive, and it fosters....

    Read 4216 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 64%,

    Net Price: $22,346,

    SAT Range: 1250-1420,

  18. #94 Best Colleges in America.

    Bucknell University

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    LEWISBURG, PA,

    780 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Freshman year was rough due to Covid restrictions. Each year has gotten better, especially the food! The administration actually listened to the complaints and ungraded the selections.The campus is beautiful, but Lewisburg is a small town so aside from a few bars and restaurants there is not much to do in town. The trade off is that it is very safe. Greek life is big, but anyone can get involved and if you are not interested in the party scene there is still a lot to do on campus. The academics are challenging but most of my professors have...The housing is variable...some dorms are nicer than others, but the school guarantees housing all 4 years..

    Read 780 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 38%,

    Net Price: $39,359,

    SAT Range: 1250-1430,

  19. #95 Best Colleges in America.

    George Washington University

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    WASHINGTON, DC,

    2146 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I only attended GW for my final year of grad school (and entirely online because of COVID), but I absolutely loved all of the professors, students, and content that I came into contact with through....

    Read 2146 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 43%,

    Net Price: $40,308,

    SAT Range: 1270-1450,

  20. #115 Best Colleges in America.

    University of Massachusetts - Amherst

    Blue checkmark.

    4 Year,

    AMHERST, MA,

    3688 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says The setting at UMass Amherst is wonderful. The environment is so beautiful with nature all around and spirited people. It is true when people call this place, Zoomass. But college is really what you....

    Read 3688 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 65%,

    Net Price: $22,505,

    SAT Range: 1200-1390,

Showing results 1 through 25 of 58