International Studies Minor

The minor in International Studies is designed to give students exposure to international issues from different perspectives. With the growing globalization of business, governments, and recreation, it is almost certain that today's students will participate in international activities. This minor can help prepare them to maximize the benefit from those interactions.

Minor Requirements
Select twenty-four credit hours from the following groups: 124
Foreign Language Group:
Select one of the following:
Elementary French I
Elementary German I
Elementary Spanish I
Select one of the following:
Elementary French II
Elementary German II
Elementary Spanish II
Select one of the following:
Intermediate French I
Intermediate German I
Intermediate Spanish I
Select one of the following:
French for the Professional
German for the Professional
Spanish for the Professional
Social Science Group:
Geography of Europe
Globalization, Labor, and Resources
English History since 1688
Recent European History
History of Latin America
Comparative Political Systems
American Foreign Policy
Business Group:
International Trade
Comparative Economic Systems
International Financial Management
Global Viewpoint
and Business Study/Travel Experience
International Management
International Marketing and Trade
Total Credit Hours24

This minor must include a minimum of 18 credit hours outside the major department. Additionally, no more than 18 credit hours can be used from any one group.

Graduation Requirements

  1. Have a valid and declared major on file (minors cannot be awarded in the same areas as the major, emphasis or concentration).
  2. Earn a minimum of 3 credit hours beyond the major, emphasis, concentration and/or general studies requirements.
  3. Earn a minor GPA of at least 2.0.