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Apply for the Oregon Consular Corps Scholarship Two $2,500 scholarships available just for PSU International & Global Studies juniors and seniors. Deadline: November 15, 2017
The B.A. in International and Global Studies provides both a global perspective and a comprehensive view of a geographic region of the world. Students develop an understanding of world cultures, politics, and economics, within the context of globalization, to address global issues of social justice, human rights, development, health and the environment.

Flexibility & Focus

The B.A. in International & Global Studies is an interdisciplinary degree that draws on approaches from multiple fields like sociology, economics, communications, history, and more. Students majoring in International & Global Studies choose to focus on Global Studies, International Development Studies, or one of these regional areas: Africa, East Asia, Europe, Latin America, or the Middle East.

Our faculty and professional advisors work with you to customize your degree based on your intellectual and career interests including optional study abroad and internship opportunities.

Online or In Person

All International & Global Studies major requirements can be completed online, in person, or in a hybrid format.

Make a Difference at Home or Abroad

The International & Global Studies degree affords an excellent foundation for careers requiring an understanding of international economic, political, social and cultural affairs, as well as a solid foundation for graduate work in professional fields such as journalism, international relations, public health, or community development.

Our graduates have gone on to find positions in international business, as well as nonprofits and government organizations where they work on a wide variety of topics such as food systems, education, agriculture and the environment, youth empowerment, and health.