A major in international studies must meet or exceed the requirements for a major as specified by the College of Arts and Sciences. Beyond the core courses and foreign language classes, the curriculum for INST majors is constructed of those courses that have an international focus in disciplines such as history, political science, information technology, geography/geology, sociology, management, marketing, economics, philosophy and religion, English, and related courses in the fine arts and humanities.
INST majors can choose either a general curriculum INST degree or choose a concentration in global strategic studies, area studies or international management and business leadership.
To obtain a B.A. with a major in International Studies, a student must fulfill university, college, and departmental requirements. Other hour requirements follow: