What You Will Learn


What Is The International Studies Degree?

The Bachelor of Arts in International Studies is housed within the College of Arts & Humanities with possible concentrations in either Cultural Affairs or Political Affairs. As an interdisciplinary program, coursework is taken from the departments of History & Political Science and English & World Languages to fulfill a mutual understanding of culture through language and historical events that shape the present. Students may choose from the available foreign languages and cultures to study Spanish, French, German, or Japanese. This program is designated as a recommended option for those Pre-Law students intending to apply for law school after completion of their undergraduate degree.

What Will I Learn In This Program?

Student Learning Objectives 

What Courses Will I Take?

The Academic Advising Center has created maps that are term-by-term sample course schedules based on the current Undergraduate Catalog. On each Degree Map, the milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep students on track to graduate in four years.

Course Descriptions can be viewed in the Undergraduate Catalog

What Resources Are Available To Me?

Additional resources specifically for Tech students:

Where Might I Find A Job After Graduating From This Program?

Positions within the International Studies field depend on the chosen language and culture of study as well as the industries of interest to the student. Students can think out of the box with this major through careers in multilingual writing and public programs or public services. If you are confident in your ability to speak your chosen language as well as English, you may also find work in a position requiring some translating.

Where Can I Get More Information About The International Studies Degree?

For more information about the International Studies degree and requirements, see the program within the College of Arts & Humanities catalog.