Beginning sophomore year, deepen your cultural analysis by choosing a concentration that centers your studies on a specific theme in global studies.
During your junior year of international study, you will be immersed in a foreign culture and language, providing a lens through which you will consider issues of global significance.
Senior year coursework focuses on particular issues in global study, as well as on supporting independent research leading to your thesis.
*Unless you are already proficient in the language of your junior year host country, you will prepare for the international experience by taking at least one semester of intensive work in the language spoken at the site, usually in the spring of sophomore year. Learn more about the GLS language study requirement.
†Choose Advanced Writing Studio, Global Topics, Cultural Foundations III, or Social Foundations III