American Studies

Major

Twenty-seven semester hours of coursework in American studies, including at least 15 hours of upper-division coursework. The following courses are required:  

  1. American Studies 310, Introduction to American Studies
  2. American Studies 311S, Introductory Seminar in American Studies
  3. American Studies 355, Main Currents of American Culture to 1865 and American Studies 356, Main Currents of American Culture since 1865
  4. Nine semester hours chosen from topics of American Studies 370, Seminar in American Culture
  5. Three additional hours of American studies coursework
  6. Liberal Arts 320 or three additional hours of American studies coursework.