Example Course Plan
For students entering IWU in fall 2021 and beyond, American Culture Studies is no
longer available as a major or minor.
American Culture Studies Course Plan (first 3 semesters)
This is an example plan based on the 2020–2021 University Catalog; your actual schedule
may deviate from this example. Your faculty advisor will work with you to select appropriate
As an IWU student, it is your responsibility to track your progress each semester
towards completing graduation requirements using the MyIWU degree evaluation tool.
For students interested in studying abroad, the recommended semester(s) is: any semester.
- If a student enters IWU knowing s/he wants to major in American Culture Studies, s/he
should take American Culture Studies/History 150 and Anthropology 171 in the first
year if possible. Many students, however, come to American Culture Studies later,
which is just fine.