Immerse yourself in American culture
Congratulations on your offer to study American Studies!
Deep dive into the United States’ rich arts, history and culture on one of the oldest American Studies courses in the UK.
We are ranked second in the UK for American Studies (Complete University Guide 2024).
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Your next steps
Learning and support
Your learning experience
A welcoming environment
American Studies at Manchester has an active community that welcomes students from all over the world.
You’ll make friends through course and society activities, and get support in your studies from older students through our peer-assisted student support scheme.
Careers and employability
Make your mark at Manchester
All our courses have your future in mind - whether that’s further study or starting a career.
Our degrees provide you with a set of versatile skills that are highly desired by a wide range of employers.
Most of our courses offer you the chance to apply your subject-specific knowledge in a real-world context in the form of a placement in your third year of study.
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