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American Studies
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Mary Graydon, Room 327

Nitzberg, Laura Ann
Sr. Administrative Assistant-MSC

American Studies
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016-8012

American Studies (Minor)

Offered by the American Studies program, College of Arts and Sciences.

Minor Requirements

  • 18 credit hours with grades of C or better and at least 12 credit hours unique to the minor

Course Requirements

  • AMST-200 American Dreams/American Lives (3)
  • AMST-400 Interpreting American Culture (3)
  • 12 credit hours, with at least 6 credit hours at the 300-level or above, and no more than 6 credit hours taken in the same department, in courses focusing on Washington, DC, the United States, or the United States and the world, selected from at least three departments or programs including American Studies, Anthropology, Art History, History, or Literature.