Economic, political, and environmental issues are becoming increasingly globalized. D'Youville College's Global Studies program will prepare you to understand the complex relationship between nations through economic, linguistic and political principles.
As a Global Studies major, you'll develop the knowledge and interdisciplinary perspective needed to research, analyze and interpret a variety of global trends including:
- Human rights
- Emerging economies
- Social change
- Energy consumption
- Food shortage
- Industrial growth
Upon graduation, you'll be prepared you for a wide variety of careers, including international business, Foreign Service and public administration.
The Global Studies major leads to a Bachelor of Arts degree. Choose your concentration in a world region:
- The Americas
- The Non-Western World
- Get individualized attention in small classes taught by accomplished faculty scholars, not teaching assistants.
- Build your resume with a professional internship, while gaining perspective on a future career.
- Deepen your knowledge and cultural understanding through study abroad at a foreign university.
- Strong interdisciplinary coursework provides an excellent basis for graduate study or law school. Add a minor to further strengthen your background.
Note to applicants: Be sure to check out the application and admission requirements for this program.
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"By studying history, I know the past ways that countries interacted and by studying Global Studies, I can predict the future interactions of countries."
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When you apply, you'll be automatically considered for a merit scholarship based on your academic achievement.
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