American Studies at Presentation College

Program Type: Bachelor of Science

Campus Availability: Aberdeen

Division: Social Science & Humanities

Accreditation: Higher Learning Commission


Students in the American studies program at Presentation College regularly travel throughout the region and country to attend professional and academic conferences.


Students find opportunities to work closely with faculty on meaningful research projects, and many students present their findings at conferences. And you’ll be guided by nationally respected faculty, including one of the country’s leading experts on Native American and upper plains history.


Few areas of study deliver as diverse a range of professional opportunities as American studies. Many  students move on to graduate school after they earn their degree, because a  degree in American studies can lead to careers in law, history, geography, anthropology, public history, education, social work, and broadcasting.