Centered on Community
Albion College offers four-year tuition, room and board to as many as 10 first-year students who are Albion residents and attended Albion Public Schools in grades 6-8. Learn about the Build Albion Fellows Program
President Ditzler talks about the initiative on WBCK-FM
Reopening the Bohm: Read about a landmark internship for Andrea Walles, '15
Albion College's Sister City efforts earn a national award
Watch an expert panel discuss "Albion Tomorrow"
Listen to the Town & Gown podcast series
What you’ll study.
Examine factors that account for the creation and maintenance of ethnic identity. Understand ethnic relations—and the development of ethnic stereotypes and prejudice. And explore the specific histories, values, and contributions of the country's many constituent groups. You'll work to identify the prejudices and assumptions that have shaped traditional scholarship and academic disciplines and to correct these biases. Majors and minors.
What you’ll do.
Get hands-on experience in ethnic communities here or abroad. Study and research in ancestral or multiethnic communities. As an ethnic studies major, you'll complete an internship that enhances your multicultural understanding of the world. Off-campus opportunities.
Where you’ll go.
Here, you'll build knowledge that works for you. A critical understanding of ethnic traditions and relations is sought after by many fields. Whether you go into politics or medicine, you'll be ready to contribute to an increasingly multicultural society. Potential career paths.