The International Studies Program is anchored in the critical investigation and practice of human rights and development. Students engage with cross-cultural perspectives to analyze and evaluate contemporary issues from a global viewpoint.
Learning Goals for the Major in International Studies
Upon completing the major in international studies, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate a critical understanding of global politics, economics and history.
- Demonstrate a cross cultural understanding and be able to analyze and evaluate contemporary issues from a global perspective.
- Have an understanding of international institutions and their role in the world.
- Demonstrate an ability to write well and conduct research.