Global and Intercultural Understanding
Bachelor of General Studies
Prepare to enter an increasingly global workforce by acquiring an understanding of how the nations of the world are economically, politically, socially and culturally interdependent.
Understand the customs, cultures, mores, practices, contributions and struggles of peoples around the globe. Through ethnographic accounts, students will learn about various ways of life throughout the world and gain the academic preparation needed to succeed in an increasingly global workforce. The knowledge of culture, geography, history, literature, communications and public policy gained with a Bachelor of General Studies with a focus in Global and Intercultural Understanding forms a solid foundation for a variety of careers. Graduates can work in international business, foreign relations, translation, outreach or education. This focus theme also prepares students for law school and graduate studies in public administration, anthropology, international studies and public health.
General Studies, like many majors, teaches content and skills that can be applied to a wide variety of career fields.