This major is perfect for students who picture themselves working in world affairs. Not only will you acquire advanced language skills, but you’ll also gain knowledge of geopolitics, history and culture. International studies majors usually prepare for their career by studying abroad, working in a global internship or conducting field research abroad. If you’ve got a taste for international adventure, just choose the area of the globe you’d like to focus on for your degree in International Studies.
By combining courses from the IS core with classes from regional and topical content areas, you’ll be all set with a minor in this program. If working abroad is your dream job, or you just want to enhance your major with a global outlook, WOU’s International Studies minor option should be on your radar!