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University of Wyoming — American Studies

Program Type:
Coverdell Fellows
American Studies
Degrees Awarded:
Master of Arts (MA)
Admissions Deadlines:
February 1
Program Start:
End of August
Program Founded:
October, 2001


Assistantships with tuition and stipends. RPCVs may receive academic credit for past Peace Corps service.


American Studies is an interdisciplinary program emphasizing public culture in regional, national, and global contexts with concentrations such as history, literature, geography, or education. Internship opportunities may include identifying, developing and supporting needed social service and cultural programs to benefit Hispanic, Native American, and low-income residents of surrounding communities.


Two courses will be required during the M.A. program of study. The balance is negotiated with the advisor. Those interested should contact the American Studies Program early in the application process so that proper documentation can be provided by the time of admission.

For inquiries about Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program, call 855.855.1961 x1440.

Program Contacts

If you have questions, please contact:
Dr. Eric Sandeen

American Studies Program
Cooper House
P.O. Box 4036
Laramie, Wyoming 82071-4036
(307) 766-3898
(307) 766-3700

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