Why Global Studies?

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Global Studies could be the right major for you if:

  • You would like to increase your understanding of our interconnected world.
  • You want to examine theories and conceptual understandings of global phenomenon from multidisciplinary contexts.
  • You want to identify and assess global trends.
  • You aspire to a career focused on international service.

What can I do with a Global Studies Degree?

The Global Studies degree is an interdisciplinary degree designed to help you think critically about global issues from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. You must balance multiple academic priorities while analyzing complicated problems.

Such skills are highly sought after in the workplace.

Possible careers for Global Studies graduates include:

  • International organizations
  • Foreign Affairs and Diplomacy
  • Research Institutes
  • Non-profit and Human Services
  • International Business
  • National Security
  • Council Government and Foreign Service
  • United Nations
  • Relief Organizations