International Studies Public Track

Students Under the 2014-2015 Catalog and Subsequent Catalogs

The following courses must be taken to earn the Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (Public Track):

Program Prerequisites (6 hours)

  • ECON 2301 Survey of Economics(Also counts towards core)
  • 3 hours from Geography Courses:
  • GEOG 2312 Cultural Geography (Also counts towards core)
  • GEOG 2310 World Regions

International Studies Foundation Courses (21 hours)  

  • INTS 2301 World Cultures
  • INTS 2302 Global Issues
  • INTS 3321 Topics in Modern International Cultures
  • INTS 4101 Senior Research Project: Proposal
  • INTS 4102 Senior Research Project: Paper
  • INTS 4103 Senior Research Project: Presentation
  • INTS 4350 Internship
  • RHET 3300 Introduction to Research
  • SPCH 4312 Intercultural Communication

Second Language (6 hours)

Two upper-level courses (3000-4000 level) in a foreign language

 Electives (21 hours)

One course (3 hours) upper-level Political Science course (3000-4000 level) in comparative or international politics

Four courses (12 hours) of upper-level clustered courses chosen in consultation with the International Studies adviser

Two courses (6 hours) of upper-level designated courses chosen in consultation with the International Studies adviser

Core Requirements (35 hours)

Second Language Proficiency (up to 9 hours)

Unrestricted General Electives

Remaining hours, if any, to reach 120 minimum total hours, 45 hours of upper-level courses (3000-4000 level), and 30 hours in residence