About the Minor

A student with a major in another department may minor in Global Studies with the permission of the School of Social and Behavioral Sciences academic director. Twenty-one hours of course work is required for the Minor in Global Studies as specified below.


Minor Required Courses Credits
GLS 100 - Intro to Global Studies 3
Interdisciplinary Core Take at least two global courses, each from a different disciplinary area with at least 3 credits at the 300 level or above. 6
Interdisciplinary Regional Concentration Choose either one regional concentration with 6 credits of coursework 300 level or above. 6
Language Choose two courses from a single language (other than English) 6
Total 21