International Studies is an interdisciplinary program of the College of Letters and Science, offering students an opportunity to focus their studies on international politics and world affairs, international economics and development, or world languages and cultures. Students can either elect in the International Studies Major or Minor.

Through coursework in history, political science, economics and foreign languages, students gain a deeper understanding of the international system, its institutions and actors. Optional internships and study abroad further enhance students’ international learning and provide insights into future career paths.

The International Studies major or minor is offered in three options:

  • International Politics & US Foreign Relations
  • International Economics & Development
  • World Languages & Cultures

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