The Global Studies program will
provide you with the skill that is—and will continue to be—crucial to
achievement in any field: the ability to communicate across cultural, racial,
economic and gender difference. You will
also gain proficiency in a world language other than English and graduate with
strong public speaking and writing skills.
As such, Global Studies is an interdisciplinary program that allows you
to foster greater understanding of the challenges that we face as citizens of a
complex, globalized, and interconnected world.
Global Studies is a
cross-disciplinary program that seeks to foster understanding of the challenges
that we face as citizens of an interconnected world. Students will acquire the knowledge, skills
and perspectives necessary to develop cultural literacy and to comprehend
complex global events and processes of globalization, as well as an ability to
respond to them effectively.
Study Global Studies?
a culturally-aware and globally-engaged world citizen.
in interdisciplinary learning across such disciplines as Sociology,
Political Science, History, and Foreign Languages.
depth of knowledge within a chosen area of specialization (Cultural
Studies, The Hispanic World, or The Francophone World).
in study abroad opportunities across the globe.
in immersion experience opportunities in the United States.
intercultural competencies essential for thriving within a multicultural
to future employers or graduate schools that you are prepared for today’s
Understanding processes of national
and global change is both empowering and humbling, and having the skills to
navigate these changes is crucial to work-life success in the 21st
century. Therefore, Global Studies
majors are particularly poised to enter the workforce in a vast array of
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