American Studies, Minor
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The minor in American Studies at Saint Louis University is 18 credits, including the introductory course, Investigating America: An Introduction to American Studies (ASTD 1000). The remaining 15 credits are selected from American studies courses. With the approval of the student's departmental advisor, up to six of these credits can be taken in related fields.
Courses from other departments or programs will only count towards the American studies major if they are not being counted toward another major or minor.
|ASTD 1000||Investigating America: An Introduction to American Studies||3|
|American Studies Elective Courses|
|American Studies coursework, or courses in other departments as approved by the student’s faculty mentor, are required.||15|
Students who pursue a minor in American studies must earn a 2.00 GPA in the courses approved for completion of the major or minor. If a student's minor GPA drops below 2.00, the student will be placed on academic program probation within the department. A student may remain on academic probation for no more than two consecutive semesters, or for three semesters total, before being dismissed from the minor.