Ranking of American Studies Graduate Schools

Rank the top 22 American Studies graduate programs in the US using the latest National Research Council data.

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Ranking of American Studies PhD Programs

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Rank School & Program Regres Quality Survey Quality Student Outcomes Jobs at Grad Diversity
Harvard University
History of American Civilization
1-31-41-975%14-18
New York University
American Studies
3-91-44-1371%1-6
Yale University
American Studies
1-21-52-864%12-16
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
American Studies
4-164-121-673%4-9
Washington State University
Program in American Studies
3-131-62-962%1-4
University at Buffalo
American Studies
4-154-97-1373%5-9
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Afro-American Studies
4-157-144-1365%1-3
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
American Culture Studies
7-196-141-463%13-18
Brown University
American Civilization
5-185-124-1356%7-11
Indiana University-Bloomington
American Studies
3-135-142-1765%8-12
Michigan State University
American Studies
10-218-144-1177%10-14
University of Maryland-College Park
American Studies
8-207-1411-1771%3-8
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
American Culture
3-127-147-1657%3-7
College of William and Mary
American Studies
7-215-1411-1868%12-17
University of New Mexico-Main Campus
American Studies
5-1815-1915-2068%3-8
University of Kansas
American Studies
8-2014-1812-1957%9-13
George Washington University
American Studies
14-2118-215-2075%16-20
Purdue University-Main Campus
American Studies
8-2115-2016-2150%13-18
Boston University
American and New England Studies
10-2116-2118-2265%22-22
The University of Texas at Austin
American Studies
6-1816-2018-2147%17-21
University of Iowa
American Studies
16-2218-2112-1938%19-21
University of Hawaii at Manoa
American Studies
20-2221-2217-2268%19-21
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