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Cultural Studies

Roger Williams University

48 months
37944 USD/year
37944 USD/year
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Cultural Studies from Roger Williams University peers beneath the surface of the pop culture you consume, the music you listen to, the clothes you buy, the​​ foods you eat, the places you visit, the speeches you hear, the things you read, and the art you see.


At Cultural Studies from Roger Williams University you will examine​​​​ impact of identity on American culture. Through lenses of race, gender, sexuality, ethnicity, region, class, immigration, nationality, age, dis/ability, and religion, we study the ways that positionality affect the lived experiences of people. You will have the opportunity to craft your own interdisciplinary program of study that concentrates on aspects of American culture and society that will best prepare you for life after college.

Graduates with Cultural Studies from Roger Williams University will:

  • Use the tools and strategies of a variety of academic disciplines to write and speak confidently and persuasively.
  • Locate, analyze, and interpret a variety of resources with logic, clarity, and persuasiveness.
  • Demonstrate a sophisticated appreciation of the complexities and ambiguities in culture.
  • Address the nature of transnational exchanges.
  • Critique how categories of identity are produced by and reimagined in the face of systems of power.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Approaches to the Study of Society and Culture
  • Cultural Studies Research Methods
  • Race, Gender, and Sexuality in America
  • Ethnicity, Class and Region in America
  • American Material and Popular Culture
  • American Ideas and Institutions

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Rolling admission for spring start date.


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A submitted Common Application with Essay
    • Official high school transcripts
    • One letter of recommendation 
    • Your most recent high school transcripts
    • Documentation of Financial Support
    • SAT and/or ACT scores are not required, but can be sent as additional supporting material.
    • TOEFL and IELTS scores are not required. However, we do suggest if you have those scores to send them in order to receive the best admission placement for your English level.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37944 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37944 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    37944 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37944 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Bristol

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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