May 29, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

American Studies Minor

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Total Credits Required to Complete Minor: 20-24

Basic Requirements: (20-24 Credits)

Cultural intersections (3-4 Credits)

One course exploring cultural intersections in America that is, a course focusing on marginalized peoples and/or critical approaches to difference, including class, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, and/or ability. (from list of approved courses)

American cultures (3-4 Credits)

One course examining American cultures from a transnational, cross-border, comparative approach. (from list of approved courses)

Guidelines for course selection:

  1. Students may take “AMST 201 : (subtitle)” for credit toward the minor twice, as long as the subtitle is different in each case.
  2. Minors must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours in courses at the 300-level or higher.
  3. A maximum of 6 credits may be taken at the 100-level of the 20-24 credits required for the minor.

AMST Cultural Intersections and Transnational Requirement

Courses that fulfill AMST Cultural Intersections requirement:

American Studies


Political Science

Courses that fulfill AMST Transnational requirement:


NOTE: Courses have prerequisites and are restricted to School of Business majors and minors. Others may seek permission from the School of Business


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