The International Studies major is a rigorous program that’s unique on the Loras campus in that it draws its faculty from several different departments to create a truly interdisciplinary curriculum. As an International Studies major, students develop an in-depth understanding of major themes in international relations, current global issues, recent world history and modern cultures and societies. Students also gain analytical skills suited for the study of other societies and international issues. In this era of globalization, a major in International Studies provides a competitive edge in the job market and enables success in numerous professions.
The courses provide a strong foundation in the perspectives and content that are integral to International Studies. At the same time, the flexibility students have to choose and create their own emphases and concentrations in these areas make this an innovative, interesting, and career-flexible majors.
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