Southern Studies

The Southern Studies Program consists of an undergraduate minor and related coursework and extracurricular activities. The program resides in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and draws on coursework and faculty expertise from every academic school at the College. 

Requirements for the Minor

Program News from Our Blog

Finding the Spirit of South Carolina
Posted on 11 November 2020 | 4:19 pm
By Abby Stahl Nestled in the Charleston harbor is a special opportunity awaiting the students of the College of Charleston. The Spirit of South Carolina is a tall ship built to historical specs that offers students the chance to connect with the history and community of Charleston through the very waterways that built up commerce […]
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S 2021 Course Offerings
Posted on 20 October 2020 | 12:03 pm
Spring 2021 will bring lots of courses where students can learn more about the South. All these courses count toward the minor in Southern Studies! This list will be updated as more information becomes available. If you are planning to teach or enroll in a course that is focused on the South and that’s not […]
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Pin Your Mark on History
Posted on 16 September 2020 | 5:11 pm
Hi! My name is Abby L. Stahl and I wanted to introduce myself as the Graduate Assistant for the Southern Studies program. I’m already helping manage the program’s Instagram account and now am excited to be part of a new project, an online inventory of the College’s monuments and markers. Though I’m new to Southern […]
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