Marymount Manhattan

Department of International Studies

What You’ll Learn

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.