Program Requirements

Program Requirements

Only one (1) course may be taken within the student’s major subject area. Courses in the minor may also be used to fulfill general education requirements. To complete the course residency requirement for a minor, a minimum of three (3) course credits (12 semester hours) in the minor must be taken at Framingham State University.

The minor in American Studies requires five (5) courses representing at least three (3) disciplines, distributed as follows:

Choose one (1) of the following courses in American literature:

One (1) American history (HSTA) course at 290 or 300-level

Choose three (3) courses from at least two (2) of the following disciplines: (At least three (3) disciplines must be represented in a total of five (5) courses.)

Art & Music

Biology

Economics

English

Geography

History

Sociology

Interdisciplinary/Interdepartmental:

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