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 Credits
Minimum of two (2) global courses (each from a different disciplinary area with at least 3 credits at the 300 level or above) 6
Interdisciplinary Regional Concentration Credits
Six (6) credits of 300+ level coursework in any single Regional Concentration 6
Language Credits
Two (2) courses from a single language (other than English) 6
Total 21