Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ETH                                     Course Number: 125                                    
Course Title: Race and Ethnicity in America
Subject: Ethnic Studies
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Study of the many peoples who have contributed to the fashioning of American civilization from 1500 to the present. Survey of historical and contemporary issues related to racial, ethnic, religious, and cultural diversity in the United States through an examination of such concepts as assimilation, discrimination, integration, pluralism, racism, segregation.

General Education:
  • Meets General Education Category
    • Cultural Studies: Ethnic Studies

  • for Degrees in:
    • All Bach (All Undergraduate Degrees)

  • Registration is through the Department of African-American Studies or the Department of Puerto Rican/Latin American Studies. Please contact departments for course frequency.

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date:    02/11/2013