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American Studies Curriculum

AMS 1010 Introduction to American Studies                                                   

One AMS course at the 2000 level                                                                 

One AMS course at the 3000 level                                                                 


Two courses from the following:                                                                   

ENG 2041 American Literature: Beginnings to the Civil War

ENG 2042 American Literature: Civil War to 1945

ENG 2043 American Literature: 1945-Present

HIS 1400 United States History I: Through 1877  

HIS 1401 United States History II: 1865 to Present


Six American content courses, at least two of which must be at or above the 3000 level.


AMS 4590  Senior Seminar                                                                          

In addition to the required number of credits needed to complete the major, all students must also fulfill the general degree requirements in order to graduate.