B.A. in International and Global Studies with Peace, Security and Human Rights Concentration

Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should see the Eight-Semester Degree Policy in the Academic Regulations chapter for university requirements of the program. Core requirement hours may vary by individual, based on placement and previous credit granted. Once all core requirements are met, students may substitute a three-hour (or more) general elective in place of a core area.

First YearUnits
FallSpring
UNIV 1001 University Perspectives1  
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013)3  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103)3  
PLSC 2003 American National Government (ACTS Equivalency = PLSC 2003)3  
1003 Elementary I world language (depending on placement in sequence)3  
World Culture Topics Elective, choose one of the following:3  
ANTH 1023 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (ACTS Equivalency = ANTH 2013)
GEOS 2003 World Regional Geography (ACTS Equivalency = GEOG 2103)
HIST 1123 Institutions and Ideas of World Civilizations II (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 1123) (Sp, Fa)
PLSC 2813 Introduction to International Relations
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023)  3
INST 2013 Introduction to International and Global Studies  3
World Culture Requirement (choose one not taken yet)  3
ANTH 1023 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (ACTS Equivalency = ANTH 2013)
GEOS 2003 World Regional Geography (ACTS Equivalency = GEOG 2103)
HIST 1123 Institutions and Ideas of World Civilizations II (ACTS Equivalency = HIST 1123) (Sp, Fa)
PLSC 2813 Introduction to International Relations
1013 Elementary II world language (depending on placement in sequence)  3
Mathematics (choose one from the following)  3
MATH 2033 Mathematical Thought (Sp, Su, Fa)
MATH 2043 Survey of Calculus (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2203)
MATH 2053 Finite Mathematics
MATH 2183 Mathematical Reasoning in a Quantitative World (Sp, Fa)
STAT 2303 Principles of Statistics (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 2103)
Year Total: 16 15
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
General Elective3  
2003 Intermediate I world language (depending on placement in sequence)3  
University Core Social Science course3  
University Core Fine Arts course3  
University Core Science Lecture with Corequisite Lab4  
ECON 2143 Basic Economics: Theory and Practice  3
2013 Intermediate II world language (depending on placement in sequence)  3
University Core Science Lecture with Corequisite Lab  4
General Electives  6
Year Total: 16 16
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
3000-plus level world language3  
INST 3603 Universal Human Rights: History and Practice since 19453  
Peace, Security, and Human Rights Elective3  
General Electives6  
3000-plus level world language  3
Peace, Security and Human Rights Elective  3
Area Studies Elective  3
General Electives  6
Year Total: 15 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
INST 4003 International Studies Seminar (completes Fulbright College Writing Requirement)3  
Peace, Security and Human Rights Elective3  
3000-plus level General Electives9  
Peace, Security and Human Rights Elective  3
3000-plus General Electives, as needed  9
Year Total: 15 12
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120