The mission of the International Studies undergraduate program is to provide quality, interdisciplinary education to majors about international affairs in order that they will be prepared for careers in the public and private sectors and for further professional education in international studies and its allied fields. Students will be prepared with the necessary research and writing skills to pursue careers in law, diplomacy, international affairs, and graduate study in international studies.
* Students will demonstrate oral and written communication skills in international studies with a focus in international business, foreign policy, or travel/tourism.
* Students will demonstrate the ability to analyze an international relations problem with an international business, foreign policy, or travel/tourism emphasis.
* Students will demonstrate the ability to conduct general and specific research quickly and intelligibly on international relations problems with an international business, foreign policy, or travel/tourism emphasis.
*Students will demonstrate knowledge of an interdisciplinary perspective, global issues, global processes, global trends, global systems, and foreign policy constants.
*Students will demonstrate understanding of their culture in a global and comparative context.