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International Studies

International Studies

B.A. International Studies

International studies is an interdisciplinary social science major that combines course work from politics and economics and enriches the course work with a history foundation. As a result, International Studies students graduate with a strong grasp of the contemporary forces that influence world affairs.

In a rapidly globalizing world, the demand for college graduates who have an understanding of the global system and of different regions of the world is growing. Many employers look favorably on prospective employees with language skills and international knowledge.

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There are many career opportunities that can be pursued with an International Studies degree including possible employment with federal and state government executive agencies, multinational corporations, law firms, international organizations such as the United Nations, non-profit organizations and public and private schools.