2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 26, 2020  
2017-18 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

American Studies (B.A.)


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Students majoring in American Studies must complete 14 courses (42 credits).

Major Requirements


Five required disciplinary courses (15 credits):


One of the following courses in American arts:


One of the following courses in American cultural and historic preservation:


One of the following courses in American history:


The following course in American philosophy:


Five elective courses (15 credits):


Students choose a minimum of five additional elective courses in consultation with their advisor and with approval from the program coordinator.

Additional Information


Students also produce an original piece of scholarly research and publicly present it during the fall semester of senior year. American Studies majors are encouraged, but not required, to study abroad and participate in an internship. Students planning on studying abroad should do so in the fall of their junior year.

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