American Studies B.A.

Bachelor of Arts in American Studies

Explore the history, literature, and culture of the United States and the larger Americas from an interdisciplinary perspective with a B.A. in American Studies. Our field connects with people, ideas, and methods from across the humanities and social sciences. While we focus on the Americas, our work is understood in a global context.

All American Studies classes emphasize analytical writing. Gain the ability to define issues, develop their implications, and propose interpretations in persuasive, expository prose.