May 21, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED PUBLICATION]

Global Studies Major, B.A.

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39 hours; 2.0 major GPA required

The Global Studies major is an interdisciplinary course of study, including a 39-hour major, a 39-hour Core 39 requirement, and open electives. Students also will complete a minimum of two years (four semesters) or equivalent study in one non-English world language. International study or work is strongly recommended.

The Global Studies Bachelor of Arts degree consists of existing courses offered in the College of Liberal Arts, the Romain College of Business, and the Pott College of Science, Engineering, and Education. All students will complete a common core of seven courses from five different disciplines. These are followed by six electives drawn from various disciplines. The elective coursework must include no more than two courses from any one discipline, except the Global Studies discipline, ensuring that students are exposed to a minimum of three disciplines, making this a truly interdisciplinary major. Additional special topics courses may be approved for elective credit. Consult the Global Studies advisor for approval. Course descriptions for the core courses and electives may be found under their specific disciplines.

Electives (18 hours)

Choose 18 hours of electives from the following, with no more than six hours from any one discipline except Global Studies.

Art History

Professional Studies

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