B.A. Global Studies with U.S. and World Affairs Concentration

Program Admissions Requirements

There are no program admission requirements for the B.A. in Global Studies.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 33
Objective 46
Objective 57
Objective 6 6
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7
Objective 8
Objective 93
Total Credits37

Major Requirements

16 credits of a modern foreign language or the equivalent demonstrated competency16
GLBL 2200Simulation1
GLBL 4400Simulation1
GLBL 4493Senior Thesis4
POLS 2221Introduction to International Relations3
The United States and World Affairs Concentration18
This area of concentration is for those students whose primary interest is in American foreign policy and national security affairs. No more than twelve (12) of the required eighteen (18) credits may be taken from the offering of a single department.
Communication, Media, and Persuasion
Conflict Management
Economics 1
International Trade
International Finance
Global Studies
The World Today:Introduction to Global Issues
International Organizations Today: Conflicts and Cooperation (Partially Fulfills Objective 6)
Seminar in Global Studies
European Union: Institutions & Global Impact
Global Governance: Superpowers and Globalization
Environment and Geography
Gender in Global Affairs (Issues and Impact)
Senior Seminar (various topics)
Cultural Geography
Independent Study
International Parks and Protected Areas
Global Tourism Geography
Internship in Global Studies
Internship in Global Studies
Internship in Global Studies
History
Modern United States
Foreign Relations since 1900
Political Science
Recent US Foreign Policy
The Presidency
The Legislative Process
Topics in International Politics 2
Terrorism and Political Violence
Public Policy Analysis
Electives10
Ten (10) credits to be selected from either courses listed in the Concentrations available with this degree and not taken to fulfill the requirements for one of those Concentrations; or the courses listed below; or a mixture of Concentration courses and those listed here.
Business
International Corporate Finance
International Business
Globalized Markets
English
Studies in National Literatures
Comparative Literature
History
History of Colonialism
Women in World History
Topics in European History
Modern Ireland
History of Empires
Global Studies
Simulation
The World Today:Introduction to Global Issues
International Organizations Today: Conflicts and Cooperation
Travel and Study Abroad
Seminar in Global Studies
European Union: Institutions & Global Impact
International Symposium
Global Governance: Superpowers and Globalization
Environment and Geography
Gender in Global Affairs (Issues and Impact)
Simulation
Global Health and Policy
Senior Seminar (various topics)
Cultural Geography
Independent Study
International Parks and Protected Areas
Global Tourism Geography
Internship in Global Studies
Internship in Global Studies
Internship in Global Studies
Political Science
Seminar 2
Sociology
Sociology of Health and Illness
The Sociology of Religion
Power Class and Prestige
All required courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C- (C minus).
Total Credits53

ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education