Why International Studies?
Today’s world is connected in ways that were unimaginable just a generation ago. Global economies, markets, cultures, political structures and religions link all nations and all cultures. International Studies prepares students to participate in, and contribute to, a fast paced ever changing world. Regardless of the ultimate career, a degree in International Studies develops an advantageous global awareness and readiness for success and continued intellectual growth. One cannot be part of a world one is not aware of in multiple capacities.
Ranging from diplomatic positions, to sales, to management to education the job marked is now global. International Studies majors find employment in every segment of society domestically and abroad.
The program operates under the philosophy that well-educated individuals are those who are knowledgeable in their particular specialties, as well as in the humanities and social and natural sciences. Moreover, they should possess the communication skills and cross-cultural expertise to deal positively and accurately in all diplomatic, cultural, social and business-related interchanges. Our Bachelor of Arts degree in international studies will enhance your skills in critical thinking and intellectual inquiry so as to ensure the development of skilled professionals for the global community.