2016-2017 Catalog > Undergraduate Studies > Undergraduate Minors > American Studies Minor
Coordinator: Carol Kolmerten
A minor in American studies allows a student to focus on American culture from a variety of perspectives. This minor helps students to understand the relationships between ideas, institutions and aesthetic forms. Using the tools of several disciplines, students can better understand the symbols, myths and values that pervade American culture. The minor is jointly offered by the departments of English, history, political science, and sociology and social work.
Total Credit Hours: 18.0-20.0
Through an integration of the liberal arts and the professions, Hood College provides an education that empowers students to use their hearts, minds and hands to meet personal, professional and global challenges and to lead purposeful lives of responsibility, leadership, service and civic engagement.
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