The College of Arts and Sciences offers an interdisciplinary minor in American studies. The minor provides students with the opportunity to develop an understanding of the nexus of ideas and events that shape the American experience and the symbolic representation of these ideas and events in American literature and art. Students should contact the coordinator in the Department of Communication Studies for additional information.
Requirements for a Minor in American Studies:
To earn a minor in American studies requires completion of 21 hours, including 9 hours of core courses and 12 hours of electives. At least 3 hours must be at the 300 level or above. No more than 9 hours may be taken from any one department.