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College of Letters and Science
American Studies Program

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172320
Bozeman, MT 59717-3440

Tel: (406) 994-4396
Fax: (406) 994-7420
E-mail:
americanstudies@montana.edu
Location: 2-155 Wilson Hall

Dean:

Nicol C. Rae
nicol.rae@montana.edu

Director:

David Cherry
dcherry@montana.edu

Program Administrator/Advisor:

Cassandra Balent
cassandra.balent@montana.edu

IAmerican Studies Undergraduate Program Overview


CORE 2.0
27-30 credits

 


Foundation Courses
12 credits

AMST 101D, Introduction to American Studies
LIT 110IH, Introduction to Literature
NASX 105D, Introduction to Native American Studies
PSCI 210IS, Introduction to American Government


 


Foreign Language
8 credit
s

 

American Studies - General Requirement

33 credits

     

American Arts
13 credits

American History
18 credits
American Literature
13 credits

Requirements


AMST 202RA

MUSI 203IA

LIT 310 or
LIT 311

HSTA 101IH or
HSTA 102IH or
HSTA 160D

Requirements

HSTA 101IH
HSTA 102IH
HSTA 160D

AMST 202RA or
MUSI 203IA

LIT 310 or
LIT 311

Requirements

LIT 310
LIT 311

AMST 202RA or
MUSI 203IA

HSTA 101IH or
HSTA 102IH or
HSTA 160D

 

AMST 401, Seminar in American Studies

4 credits


Notes:
1. Minimum of 9 credits required at the 400 level in addition to AMST 401
2. Total of 120 credits required for graduation
3. 42 credits must be upper division

Course Reference
AMST 202RA The Arts in America
LIT 310 Early American Literature
LIT 311 19th Century American Literature
HSTA 101IH American History I
HSTA 102IH American History II
HSTA 160D Introduction to the American West
MUSI 203IA American Popular Music