38-39 credits + language and study abroad/internship credits
Why global studies?
Global studies focuses on global and cross-cultural issues, trends and relations. The major does so by using numerous academic disciplines’ approaches from both the social sciences and the humanities. In order to enhance cross-cultural skills and global awareness, majors are required to either study abroad for a semester or complete an internationally orientated internship. The Global Studies major prepare students for careers requiring cross-cultural and global awareness, including careers in international organizations, internationally focused government agencies, charities, schools, or businesses through a factual understanding of global issues, trends and relations.
Foreign service officers; government executives and legislators; news analysts, reporters, and correspondents; postsecondary teachers; public interest advocates; public interest lawyers
High School Preparation
Comparative Government & Politics; Economics; Geography; Statistics; World History
Interested in Political Science or Global Studies?
Learn more at the Political Science/Global Studies Hub
|Social Science Chair & Political Science Program Coordinator|
|David Lynch, Ph.D.
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
700 Terrace Heights #1430
Winona, MN 55987-1399
(800) 635-5987, Ext. 1526