Ph.D. American Studies & Doctorate Programs
Ph.D. American Studies doctorate programs can be a great fit for students who are interested in finding out more about the diverse cultures of the United States and how they shape American life. African American studies doctorate programs make up a good percentage of this niche in higher education, although other cultures significant to American life are also studied in detail.
Students enrolled in American Studies doctorate programs generally take courses in the humanities, social sciences and the arts. These courses will give you the foundation to pursue a career in a specific area or culture of your choosing, be it African American studies doctorate programs or another interdisciplinary area under the American Studies umbrella.
Graduates of Ph.D. American studies programs can pursue teaching careers at college and universities, including in the history, English, women’s studies, communications and American Studies departments.
Choose from several American studies doctorate programs, including a Ph.D. Latin American and Caribbean Studies CLACS, a Ph.D. in African American Studies, or a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary American Studies.
Looking for an American studies school nearby or another State? Whether you want to find an American studies grad school near you or you want to even study abroad, GradSchools.com can help. Filter your search by location to search for accredited colleges around the globe that offer doctorate programs in American studies. Find the perfect graduate school with American studies today!
- Canterbury, United KingdomCanterbury, United Kingdom
University of Kent
American Studies at Kent dates back to 1973 and, over the last few decades, has developed a strong research culture; this matches the commitment of the University to interdisciplinary study as well as the mandate of American Studies to explore the Ameri...
- San Francisco, CASan Francisco, CA
University of California - Berkeley
The African Diaspora Studies Ph.D. program focuses on the life, culture, and social organization (broadly defined) of persons of African descent.
- Helsinki, FinlandHelsinki, Finland
University of Helsinki
Multidisciplinary program of American and Canadian Culture(s)...
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
New York University
The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) at New York University is an interdisciplinary teaching, research, and public information program. It is a Title VI National Resource Center (NRC), offering FLAS fellowship support for gradu...
- Iowa City, IAIowa City, IA
University of Iowa
Both the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees are offered in American Studies at Iowa. Each possesses a distinctive rationale taken with equal seriousness by the faculty. Although there are exceptions, the Ph.D. program is designed mainly to prepare scholars for rese...
- Winchester, United KingdomWinchester, United Kingdom
University College Winchester
- Saint Louis, MOSaint Louis, MO
St. Louis University
The American Studies program at Saint Louis University offers a systematically interdisciplinary approach to the historical study of the cultures of the United States and their ongoing evolution. The American Studies Department is a free standing academ...
- Krakow, PolandKrakow, Poland
Center for American Studies is an interdepartmental program for scholars and students of various disciplines interested in North America, its life, culture and institutions. As the didactic institution for students of Jagiellonian University and other u...
- Taipei, TaiwanTaipei, Taiwan
- Bryn Mawr, PABryn Mawr, PA
Bryn Mawr College
The Department of Greek, Latin and Classical Studies offers rigorous training in classical languages and classical studies.
- East Lansing, MIEast Lansing, MI
Michigan State University
Our program offers the opportunity to examine American culture in all its diversity from an interdisciplinary perspective. While the disciplines of history, literature, material culture, and museum studies have traditional appeal, we encourage our stude...
- Christchurch, New ZealandChristchurch, New Zealand
University of Canterbury
UC's American Studies programme offers an array of courses and research opportunities that study the society and culture of the United States, and is currently the only American Studies postgraduate programme in New Zealand. Through studying the past...
- Notre Dame, INNotre Dame, IN
University of Notre Dame
The Department of History offers programs in three major areas of study: medieval history, modern European history, and United States history.
- Buenos Aires, ArgentinaBuenos Aires, Argentina
Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
- Ann Arbor, MIAnn Arbor, MI
University of Michigan
- Egham, United KingdomEgham, United Kingdom
Royal Holloway University of London
One year Masters programs and a wide range of research programs...
- Bowling Green, OHBowling Green, OH
Bowling Green State University
Communication, English, History, Philosophy, Popular Culture, Sociology.
- New Orleans, LANew Orleans, LA
- College Park, MDCollege Park, MD
University of Maryland - College Park
- Honolulu, HIHonolulu, HI
University of Hawaii At Manoa
- Buffalo, NYBuffalo, NY
University at Buffalo
The Department of American Studies at the University at Buffalo offers interdisciplinary M.A. and Ph.D. degrees based on rigorous, socially engaged scholarship. We take a hemispheric approach to the Americas, examining local cultures, nations, and regio...
- Albuquerque, NMAlbuquerque, NM
University of New Mexico
The University of New Mexico has been granting Latin American Studies graduate degrees since 1941. The program draws on UNM's cross-campus excellence in research, scholarship and teaching on Latin America, and is...
- Albuquerque, NM