This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2023-2024 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs
and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program
approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available
in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.
The minor in American studies consists of at least 18 upper-level credits to be distributed as follows:
|Select six credits in American studies (AMST) courses||6|
|Select three credits in humanities electives||3|
|Select three credits in social science electives||3|
|Select six credits in either humanities, social science or other approved electives, or in independent study||6|
All courses selected to fulfill distribution areas must deal with American materials and topics. A list of recommended courses and electives is available from the coordinator.