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Explore Our Programs

Global & International Studies opens the door to possibilities. Our students go on to work for local and global non-profits. They find employment in the foreign service and governmental organizations. And they pursue further education in graduate or law school. GIST offers a number of options to fit students' interests and needs. Learn more below.

Programs in Global & International Studies

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This minor complements a variety of majors such as political science, history or languages.
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Students can pursue the BA on its own or double-major in other disciplines.
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The MA is a two-year program that is highly interdisciplinary and research-driven.
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The MA ISP is mainly for military officers enrolled in Command & General Staff College.
Brian Lagotte

As the world becomes more interconnected and people interact across traditional borders, having an international understanding and cultural competence greatly increases the chances to take advantage of new developments. Whatever future aspirations you envision, a Global and International Studies degree can help make them reality.

Brian Lagotte, PhD
Director of Undergraduate Programs, Global & International Studies