American Studies - B.A., B.S.Students demonstrate ability to use problem-solving approaches to address significant issues in U.S. society.
Students demonstrate awareness of the complexities and legacies of the U.S. abroad.
Students demonstrate critical understanding of enduring cultural themes and institutions in U.S. society, such as democracy, civil rights, and Constitutional law.
Students gain an understanding of the centrality of diversity in U.S. society and of the multi-faceted nature of American identities.
Students learn to synthesize and interpret American experience using diverse primary and secondary sources, including cultural productions in the arts, humanities, and social sciences.