B.A. Global Studies with Language, Literature and Culture 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 3 - MATH 1123 Recommended 13
Objective 4 - LANG 1101 or LANG 1102 and another Objective 4 course from the Humanities or Fine Arts categories7
Objective 57
Objective 6 - GLBL 22036
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7
Objective 8
Objective 9 - GLBL 2202 or GLBL 22703
Total Credits38

Major Requirements

12 credits from any combination of languages offered by the department or the equivalent demonstrated competency12
GLBL 2202The World Today:Introduction to Global Issues (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)3
World Regional Geography and Cultures (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)
GLBL 2203International Organizations Today: Conflicts and Cooperation (Partially satisfies General Education Objective 6)3
GLBL 3400Simulation for Global Affairs3
GLBL 3350International Symposium1
GLBL 4493Senior Thesis/Capstone4
POLS 2221Introduction to International Relations3
Language, Literature, History and Culture Concentration9
This area of concentration is for those wishing to pursue in-depth area studies in one specific part of the world focusing on language, literature, history, and culture of areas other than the United States. It is limited to concentrations in French, German, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish. Students selecting this concentration prepare for careers in the foreign service, global public service, international development, or education. Choose nine (9) credits of upper division Global Studies courses that have not been used to fulfill another program requirement or speak to your major advisor about what other courses may be used. Additionally, the senior thesis/capstone must be on a topic in language, literature and culture to be approved by the advisor.
All required courses must be completed with a minimum grade of C- (C minus).
Total Credits38

Degree Totals 

Program Admission Requirements0
General Education38
Major Requirements (w/o General Education)28
Upper Division Free Electives19
Free Electives35
Total Credits120

ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education

Major Academic Plan (MAP)