Integrative Studies BS / American Studies MA

Career and Academic Opportunities

The Master of Arts in American Studies (MAST) prepares Integrative Studies (INTS) majors for a wide variety of careers in business, education, government, law, nonprofits, media, communications and marketing, publishing, and the arts. INTS and MAST students individualize their programs through focused study and practical, project-based learning tied to their own professional needs and interests, allowing them to build an impressive portfolio of skills and experience for potential employers. MAST graduates are innovative, flexible, and demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of American history, literature, culture, politics, and society in diverse and transnational contexts, making them attractive to employers around the world.

Sample Academic Plan

Suggested Timeline

Students should apply to this Double Owl Pathway in the second semester of their sophomore year.

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    • Completed 60 hours towards a Bachelor or Science degre in Integrative Studies
    • 3.00 GPA at KSU
    • Completed 18 hours in residence at KSU
    • Submit 1 copy of representative writing samples from one or more genres, not to exceed 25 pages
  • AMST 6201 to count for Upper-level Coursework

    AMST 6401 to count for Upper-level Coursework

    Chose one of the following to count for Upper-level Coursework:

    AMST 7200          AMST 7410

    AMST 7210          AMST 7420

    AMST 7230          AMST 7450

    AMST 7240          AMST 7460

    AMST 7300          AMST 7510

    AMST 7310          AMST 7520

    AMST 7330

  • For current admission requirements, please click here. 

    • Undergraduate Degree
      • Bachelor of Science in Integrative Studies
    • Department / College
      • Interdisciplinary Studies / Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Advising Contact
      • Kate Schaab, Program Director
      • 470-578-2126
      • Library (Kennesaw campus), Room 420
    • Graduate Degree
      • Master of Arts in American Studies
    • Department / College
      • Interdisciplinary Studies / Radow College of Humanities and Social Science
    • Advising Contact
      • Stacy Keltner, Program Director
      • 470-578-5214
      • Social Science Building, Room 2019B
  • Complete the online application here to apply.

    The undergraduate and graduate programs will review your academic record.

    You will receive an email to your KSU student email account with the decision.