Research course

American Studies

Canterbury Christ Church University · History and American Studies
MA by research

Entry requirements

A first class or upper second class honours degree in American Studies or a relevant discipline is required.

Months of entry


Course content

The MA by Research in American Studies gives you an opportunity to develop your research interests in the history, politics, literature and/or culture of the United States in a supportive environment, with the guidance of a supervisor who is an expert in their field.

At CCCU, we have a small team of experienced American Studies MA by Research supervisors who are committed to supporting research students to reach their potential.

For more information visit out website.

Department specialisms

The CIA and the Soviet Bloc. Memory and History in the Twentieth-Century United States. Elite Power Investigation Centre (EPIC). The Brenchley Project.

Information for international students

Canterbury Christ Church University welcomes applications from International Students. For more information please visit our website.

Fees and funding

For up to date fee and loan information please visit our website.

Qualification and course duration

MA by research

part time
24 months
distance learning
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions (Postgraduate)
01227 782900