Global Studies

Are you looking for an exciting major that takes you places you never thought possible?

Global Studies is an interdisciplinary program — drawing on no fewer than ten disciplines — rooted primarily in humanities and social sciences that grounds students in multiple ways of approaching global problems, issues, cultures and relations. You will graduate with breadth that exposes you to varied lenses through which to study the world and depth in two regional concentrations. 


A program unlike any other 

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By earning your Global Studies degree at UNE, you will be part of a truly unique experience. Here you are offered opportunities you won't find at any other Global Studies program — including completing not one, but two, full semesters abroad.

Only at UNE

Prepare for a variety of career paths 

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According to the American Association of Colleges and Universities, nearly three-fourths of employers seek employees with greater cultural competence. You will be a strong applicant for a career in business, non-profit work, teaching and government environments.

Global Studies Careers


Events

Sep242018
6:00 PM

Lecture Center for Global Humanities Lecture/Seminar Series

Gender and Freedom in America

Christina Hoff Sommers

Portland Forum in Innovation Hall

Portland Campus


News

Hope Dubois handles a chick that was born in one of the nesting stations placed around the Biddeford Campus as part of the Univ
Hope Dubois '21 handles a chick that was born in one of the nesting stations placed around the Biddeford Campus as part of the University’s Mosquito Control Program. The program aims to reduce the number of mosquitoes on campus by growing mosquito-repellent plants and by using a natural predator approach that encourages the nesting of bats and mosquito-eating birds.

Sustainability Office summer intern Hope Dubois says mosquitoes are for the birds!

An irate mother bird squawks angrily at Hope Dubois ’21 as she gingerly scoops a newborn chick from its nest into her cupped hand. It...