International Studies

International Studies (major, minor, and cluster)

The purpose of the International Studies program (major, minor,and cluster) is to provide an avenue for students wishing to maximizethe opportunity for linguistic and international competence whiledeveloping a disciplinary specialty that would allow them to enterthe workforce directly or to prepare them for graduate school in a number of different disciplines or professions. This degree is unique in its modular structure, including a core in Economics, History, Geography, and Political Science, area studies in culture, and the fl exibility to choose a minor or clusters. Students must demonstrate language profi ciency at the third-year level. Students may also take a minor or cluster in International Studies.