The major consists of a minimum of 36 credits at the 200 and 300 levels. Students must elect AMS 205 and eight other courses at the 200 level distributed among at least four academic programs. Three courses at the 300 level must also be chosen. Independent work may be substituted in some cases. Majors should consult with the program director for guidelines for writing and computer proficiency in the American studies major.
100- and 200-Level Courses
Students must select eight of the following courses, including at least one from each key theme and distributed among at least four academic programs. Three 300-level courses are also required.