Minor in International Studies

Students interested in pursuing the minor in International Studies should consult with the program administrator or the LAS International Studies student advisor. Students may use courses to fulfill the requirements in both the major and the minor, but the semester hours may only be used in one or the other.a

Required Courses
Select one of the following:3
Global Transformations and the Rise of the West Since 1000
The World Since 1400
Topics in World History
Select one of the following:3
Introduction to Comparative Politics
Introduction to International Relations
Four courses at the 200-, 300-, and 400-levels in only one focal area below or among two or three of the areas below:12
World Markets and Development
Global Cultures and Societies
International Security and Governance
INST 301Seminar in International Studies3
Total Hours21
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Courses from other departments and programs may be used to satisfy requirements of the minor. Please consult with the program administrator when selecting courses.