The International Studies Major requires the completion of 42 credit hours, which is divided into:
|- a 3 course interdisciplinary core|
|a) POSC 210 Intro. to International Relations|
|b) ECON 212 Macro-Economic Principles|
|ECON 150 Principles of Economics|
|c) Choose one course:|
|ANTH 100 Cultural Anthropology and Linguistics|
|GEOG 101 World Geography: Europe and Asia|
|GEOG 102 World Geography: Africa and America|
|GEOG 203 Economic Geography|
|SOCI 250 Race Relations in Global Perspective|
|- 3 hours from a foreign academic experience|
|- complete requirements in one of three concentrations:|
All students must also demonstrate mid-level proficiency in a foreign language by completing a 202-level language course with a grade of C or better or by scoring above 202 level on a placement test.
All courses in the major must be completed with a grade of C or better.
While not part of the major requirements, students are encouraged to take advantage of internship opportunities in government, businesses and in non-governmental organizations.