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The American Culture doctoral program at the University of Michigan allows students to focus their research on Digital Studies. Graduate students work with accomplished and engaged faculty recognized internationally for their scholarship and contributions to the field. The program is cross-disciplinary, working with faculty affiliates in Communication Studies; English; History; Screen Arts & Cultures; and more. Graduate students participate in workshops, research, and graduate level seminars each semester.

Application for graduate study is made to the Department of American Culture within the Rackham School of Graduate Studies. Potential applicants are welcome to contact individual faculty to explore feasibility of topics of interest.

Graduate Student Groups

The Digital Environments Workshop at the University of Michigan is an interdisciplinary forum committed to a critical engagement with digital-related knowledge. Graduate students and faculty interested in history, politics, and theory of digital culture, media, and information are encouraged to get involved.