Careers 

The skills gained from a liberal arts degree are highly relevant in today’s rapidly evolving world. Apply the experience and knowledge acquired in the American Studies Major program to your professional pursuits across many organizations and industries, including academics, cultural institutions, government agencies or the social sciences. The versatility of this program’s curriculum helps  you graduate with valuable skill sets sought by many employers. 

American Studies majors advance to careers in numerous fields, including 

  • business, 
  • education,
  • journalism, 
  • law,
  • libraries, 
  • media, 
  • museums, 
  • nonprofit organizations 
  • public relations 
  • publishing and 
  • social services.