International Studies (B.A.)
To promote understanding of contemporary patterns of politics, economics, international relations, law, culture, society, religion, and the historical development of different regions around the world, as well as ground students in the concepts of globalization and global citizenship.
Additional options include an honors thesis. The honors thesis program encourages a more intensive study of an area of study than is required for the normal major. Students who successfully complete the program requirements will be awarded either "High Honors" or "Honors." Study abroad provides enhancement educationally, culturally, and linguistically. Students are required to participate in study abroad programs sponsored by the college or by cooperating institutions or participate in an international experience approved by the program director.