The Bachelor's degree in American Studies is a 120-credit distance education program that can be completed entirely online. Along with the regular courses you would take to graduate, you will also take at least 36 hours of specialized courses to fulfill the concentration in American Studies.
Online courses for the American Studies degree at Charter Oak State College are $203 for a CT resident, and just $275 for non-residents. For degree seeking students, a good idea is the 'Comprehensive Matriculation Program' at $2,923 for residents and $3,960 for non-residents, which covers your annual matriculation fee plus 12 hours of credit to be used within a year. Normal matriculation fees are $985 for residents and $1,300 for non-residents (renewable at $450 and $660, respectively).
There is a $75 application fee, a $40 registration fee, and a $205 graduation fee.
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education