Undergraduate Major

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The Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences will certify that a student has completed the program for the major upon recommendation by the Associate Head of the Departent of Asian American Studies. An advisor will approve a student's course program and monitor the student's progress in meeting course requirements. A student's plan of courses for the major must be approved by AAS. A minimum grade point average of 2.75 is required for completion of courses taken in this department.

The major requires 33 hours of courses as follows:


Required Courses:

Required Hours

AAS 100: Introduction to Asian American Studies


AAS 200: U.S. Race and Empire 3
AAS 215: U. S. Citizenship Comparatively 3
AAS 300: Theories of Race, Gender, and Sexuality 3

Additional Coursework

Complete at lease 15 additional hours of substantive coursework offered by the department and listed on the Approved Additional coursework List.


Approved Electives

Choose 6 hours of from Approved Elective Course List


Total Hours: