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 Department of Asian American Studies, Augusto Espiritu. 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:
3 Hours - AAS 100: Introduction to Asian American Studies
3 Hours - AAS 200: U.S. Race and Empire
3 Hours - AAS 215: U.S. Citizenship Comparatively
3 Hours - AAS 300: Theories of Race, Gender, and Sexuality
Complete at least 15 additional hours of substantive coursework offered by the department and listed on the Approved Additional Coursework List.
Choose 6 hours from Approved Elective Course List
Total Hours: 33