Global and Regional Studies

Do you have a passion for the culture, politics, art, and society of other regions of the world? Does learning a foreign language at a high level of fluency and living abroad appeal to you?  If so, the Global and Regional Studies major program of study could be for you!

Global and Regional Studies is a multidisciplinary major program that allows the student to concentrate their studies on global affairs, globalization processes, or the dynamics of a specific geographical region of the world. The program integrates several academic disciplines, language proficiency, cultural literacy, and a residential experience abroad.

Our students have a sense of adventure, an inquiring mind and the desire to experience foreign cultures. Immersion in another culture expands your understanding of the human experience and permanently enriches your life. In addition, in today's globalizing world, experience living abroad is a key asset if not prerequisite for many jobs.