An American studies major will place you on a path toward discovering who you are and why. By integrating courses about the American experience from a variety of disciplines, American studies answers the question "What does it mean to be an American?" From the pursuit of the American Dream to celebrating our diverse heritage and examining our social network, American studies ties it all together.
As an American studies major at Mount Union, you will develop a broad base of knowledge and deepen your understanding of American society and your place in it. You will learn about the diversity of the American experience and develop an appreciation for other cultures in preparation for career success.

Our major in American studies will prepare you to enter graduate school or the workplace as an enlightened individual.

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99% of our 2014 graduates started a degree-required career or were accepted to graduate school (based on respondents)
*Based on a survey of the Class of 2013 with 85% self reporting
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