Spring 2020 Global Studies Major Recommended Course List

Students must work with advisors to determine whether courses on this list will work with their Major Plan of Study. Courses should be considered as options for students to consider with an advisor. All substitutions to your MPS must be approved by an advisor.

Global Studies Core Courses

Area Studies

East and South Asia

Latin America

Russia and Eastern Europe

Western Europe

Middle East


Thematic Area

Cultures in Contact




Environment, Sustainability and Social Responsibilities

Global Health


Governance, Conflict and Resolution


Human Rights

Knowledge, Communications and Information Systems


Wealth and Poverty

Research Courses