The School of American Studies is recognised as one of the best American Studies departments in the UK.
We offer our undergraduate students a broad range of courses and modules, allowing you to tailor your learning as you progress through your time at UEA. Most of our degrees also involve a year studying abroad. Throughout their course, our students develop skills that are highly attractive to employers.
Our staff and postgraduate research students are at the forefront of new developments within American Studies. Our teaching is research-led, which is one of the reasons why the quality of our teaching is so highly regarded.
We have been ranked joint second for overall satisfaction and teaching out of all English mainstream universities, with a satisfaction score of 97 per cent in both categories (2013 National Student Survey). We are also top 5 in the UK according to the 2014 Guardian University Guide league table and third in The Times Good University Guide for American Studies.
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