What You’ll Learn
Rap music is now the most popular genre in the country, and it is hard to imagine a world without hip-hop culture. From music to fashion, to business, to movies, to the way that we talk—it impacts everything around us.
This highly interdisciplinary program provides students with a solid background in African-American history to better understand the roots of the movement. It also has an international scope that addresses how Hip-Hop is a voice to the voiceless across the world. Interdepartmental electives underscore the fact that Hip-Hop is more than just music, but an entire culture.