B.A. On Campus

American Studies

Manhattanville College

48 months
38880 USD/year
38880 USD/year
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Explore North America — its history, culture, society, music, and more — in the American Studies program at Manhattanville College.


As a major at Manhattanville College in this interdisciplinary field, you’ll investigate the many meanings of ‘America’ by exploring its landscapes and places our sequence of required core courses. Graduates of Manhattanville’s American Studies program are pursuing careers in teaching, historic preservation, museum work, publishing, marketing, nonprofit work and broadcasting, and have completed graduate programs in American studies, history, management, political science, and law.


Administrative Law Judge, Archivist, Community Outreach Specialist, Corporation Lawyer, Editorial Writer, Funds Development Administrator, Historian, Market Research Analyst, Museum Curator, Publications Editor, Social & Community Service Manager, Social & Human Service Assistant, Social Service Volunteer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and Method in American Studies 
  • Themes in American Culture 
  • Themes in American history and society
  • Topics in American Studies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Manhattanville accepts students on a rolling basis


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Along with your completed application, and nonrefundable $50 application fee, you will need:

  • Official transcript of grades (all documents written in languages other than English must be accompanied by certified English translations)
  • Two academic letters of recommendation
  • Personal essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19440 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    38880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19440 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Harrison

2275 - 4960 USD /month
Living costs

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


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