American Studies, M.A.

Graduate work in American Studies for the Master of Arts degree consists of thirty semester hours, at least fifteen of which must be in courses numbered above 5000. Distribution requirements are as follows:

AMS 5V99Thesis6
AMS 4385Seminar in American Studies3
Additional Requirements
Three courses cross-listed with English, history, or journalism9
One research methods class from English, history, or journalism3
To be chosen from American Studies courses approved for graduate credit (see listings).9
Total Hours30

All courses taken for graduate credit must be approved by the Director of American Studies.