American Studies, B.A. | The University of Alabama | Tuscaloosa, United States
48 months
Duration
31460 USD/year
31460 USD/year
11100 USD/year
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About

Students in the American Studies program at The University of Alabama should have a strong interest in American culture and history. This can include the visual arts, music, and popular culture, as well as social movements and politics in any time period of U.S. history. 

Overview

Many students also have great interest in how America fits into the larger global picture. Curiosity about different parts of American culture and a willingness to explore new areas are essential. A desire to communicate ideas in writing is important. This American Studies program at The University of Alabama helps develop skills in connecting information, writing strong arguments, and reading for both fine detail and the big picture.

Careers

Many career opportunities exist for American Studies majors. Many students attend law school, library school, or pursue advanced degrees. American Studies majors teach in secondary schools, junior colleges, and universities and work for historical commissions, arts alliances, museums, libraries, and the private sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Southern Studies
  • Western Studies
  • Dirty Jobs
  • Native American Studies
  • Contemporary America
  • American Topic Seminar

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National: rolling admissions

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete your Online Application and pay the application fee.
  • 2-3 days after completing the application, check the email account that you listed on your application. You will be sent your CWID (Identification number) via email.
  • Copy of your passport
  • Relevant visa and immigration documents (this includes PR card, current visa, or F-1/ J-1 visa request and supporting documents.)
  • All students must meet the English proficiency requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31460 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    31460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31460 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11100 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tuscaloosa

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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