Program Requirements

Hours: 21

American History - 6 hours

Choose two courses:

HIS 109 U.S. History to 1877 (3) CH
HIS 110 U.S. History Since 1877 (3) CH
HIS 200 Local History (3) CH
HIS 211 U.S. History Since 1945 (3) CH
HIS 260 19th Century American Thought In Prose (3) CL/CH
HIS 281 Women in American History (3)
HIS 295 Punch Lines & Pratfalls History of American Humor (3)
HIS 385 Sea, Sail & Song: Early American Maritime History (3) CH/EXP
HIS 400 American History Seminar (3)

American Literature - 6 hours

Choose two courses:

ENG 171 Sports in Literature (3) CL
ENG 174 Meet Me at the Theatre: Mod & Contemp American Drama (3) CL
ENG 223 Cincinnati Authors (3) CL
ENG 245 African-American Writers (3) CL
ENG 260 19th-Century American Thought in Prose (3) CL/CH
ENG 276 The 20th-Century Graphic Novel (3) CL
ENG 277 Dollars & Sense: Materialism in 20th-Century American Fiction (3) CL
ENG 278 The End of the World as We Know It: Fiction After 9/11 (3) CL
ENG 280 In Their Own Voices: American Autobiography,Letters,Memoirs (3) CL

American Art, Film, Media, and Music - 3 hours

Choose one course:

ART 239 American Art:Plucky Originality (3) CAM
COM 201 New Media, Culture & Society (3) LAS
COM 359 American Film Authors (3) LAS
MUS 212 American Popular Music: From Minstrelsy to MP3 (3) CAM

American Experience - 6 hours

Choose two courses that emphasize the American experience (6)

Minimum grade of "C" in all courses for the minor. 
Residency requirement: 6 hours