Earn your Associate in Arts degree online with a major in American Studies at Foothill College.
Associate Degree Requirements available as online courses:
NOTE: All courses pertaining to the major must be taken for a letter grade. In addition, a GPA of 2.0 or higher in all core and support courses for the degree.
A minimum of 90 units required to include:
The courses listed BELOW are generally offered as online courses at least once every two years. Please see Online Schedule of Classes for verification.
NOTE: Students having difficulty attaining an associate degree because of timing or availability of classes should consult with a counselor to submit a petition for course substitution.
|CORE COURSES: 25 units|
|ENGL 41||LITERATURE OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA||4|
|HIST 17A||HISTORY OF U.S. TO 1816||4|
|HIST 17B||HISTORY OF U.S. FROM 1812 TO 1914||4|
|HIST 17C||HISTORY OF U.S. FROM 1900 TO PRESENT||4|
|MUS 8||MUSIC OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA||4|
|or MUS 8H||HONORS MUSIC OF MULTICULTURAL AMERICA||4|
|POLI 1||POLITICAL SCIENCE: INTRO TO AMER GOV & POLITICS||5|
|SUPPORT COURSES: 8 units|
|ANTH 4||FIRST PEOPLES OF NORTH AMERICA||4|
|HIST 10||HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA: THE MULTICULTURAL STATE||4|
|SOC 15||LAW & SOCIETY||4|
|WMN 5||INTRO TO WOMEN'S STUDIES||4|
Based on 2013-2014 Curriculum Sheet. For a list of on-campus courses that satisfy degree requirements, visit the Curriculum Sheet.