Graduate Program Overview

Harvard’s American Studies program offers a unique opportunity to explore the breadth and depth of the University’s offerings in all topics American, including the place of the United States in the wider hemisphere and world. Represented on the Program’s oversight committee are faculty from many departments, programs, and faculties:

  • AFRICAN AND AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES
  • COMPARATIVE LITERATURE
  • DIVINITY (GRADUATE SCHOOL OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES)
  • ECONOMICS
  • EDUCATION (GRADUATE SCHOOL OF)
  • ENGLISH
  • GOVERNMENT (POLITICAL SCIENCE DEPARTMENT)
  • GOVERNMENT (GRADUATE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY)
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY AND LITERATURE
  • HISTORY OF ART AND ARCHITECTURE
  • HISTORY OF SCIENCE
  • LAW (GRADUATE SCHOOL OF)
  • MUSIC
  • ROMANCE LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES
  • SOCIOLOGY
  • VISUAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
  • WOMEN, GENDER AND SEXUALITY STUDIES

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