Undergraduate students can pursue a Bachelor of Arts in American Studies, or choose from one of our many minors. Our graduate program offers a variety of minors to complement any area of study.
Our courses are among the most popular on campus
American Studies courses explore a wide variety of fascinating and relevant topics, often having a profound impact on your worldview. Examples include race in American art; immigration and the criminal justice system; U.S. movements and institutions; popular music; and more.
Pursue your passions, prepare for a meaningful career
We encourage our students to think outside of the box. We challenge them to be innovative, free-thinkers who are prepared to meet the challenges of our interconnected world. And, we prepare them with translatable skills that are applicable across a wide range of professions.
Institute for Advanced Study conference room, IUB (624 E. Third St.)