Degree

The degree requirements for the B.A. degree in International Studies are as follows:

Required Courses: 15 hour core for interdisciplinary major

CourseHours
HIST 1333, 1433, 31339
GEOG 30033
SOCL 37833
Political Science, 6 hours chosen from the following:6
POLS 3533, 3543, 3553, 3563, 3573, 3583, 3593, 3653, 4333, 4453, 4653, 4753, 4853, 4933 
Economics, 6 hours chosen from the following:6
ECON 3553, 3713, 4633, 4723 
History, 6 hours chosen from the following:6
HIST 3103, 3123, 3143, 3503, 3513, 3833, 3843, 4023, 4173,4183, 4213, 4253, 4263, 4273, 4363, 4423, 4433, 4523,4543, 4643, 4663, 4673 
Total33

In order to enhance the student’s global awareness and perspective, a minor should be chosen from the following fields: Economics, History, Political Science, French, or Spanish.

 

Requirements for a Minor in International Studeis

Option 1 18 semester hours
CourseHours
GEOG 30033
Category 16
ACCT 4023, BUAD 4763, ECON 3553 
ECON 4723, MKTG 4643 
Category 26
POLS 3533, 3653, 4333, 4653, 4853, 4933 
HIST 4183, 4433, 4523, 4543, 4643 
ENGL 2413, 2423, 3003, 4903, 4913, 4943 
3 hours chosen from the student’s area of specialization as approved by the international studies advisor3

For a minor with degrees other than the Bachelor of Arts the student must, in addition, complete two semesters of one foreign language.

 

Option 2 18 semester hours
CourseHours
GEOG 30033
Category 16
ECON 3553, 3713, 4633, 4723 
POLS 3533, 3543, 3553, 3563, 3573, 3583, 3593, 3653, 4333, 4453, 4653, 4753, 4853, 4933 
Category 26
HIST 4183, 4433, 4523, 4543, 4643 
ENGL 2413, 2423, 3003, 4903, 4913, 4943 
FREN 3333, SPAN 3333 
3 hours chosen from the student’s area of specialization as approved by the international studies advisor3

For a minor with degrees other than the Bachelor of Arts the student must, in addition, complete two semesters of one foreign language.


Field of concentration in French:

18 semester hours beyond 2233