College of William and Mary

College of William & Mary

Graduate program in American Studies


PO Box 8795

Williamsburg, VA 23187

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Graduate program in American Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in American Studies is committed to wide-ranging, critical exploration of culture and society in the United States and the Americas. The program encourages students to address issues and devise methodologies that cut across conventional academic boundaries, while building strong expertise in one major field. Through this interdisciplinary approach, the program prepares students for careers in higher education, museums, publishing, government, and other professions that require a capacity for rigorous, interdisciplinary investigation.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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