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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

International and Global Studies Minor

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Twenty-one to 29 credits, distributed as follows.

B. Option of Choice (12 credits)

A program planned with a faculty advisor, including courses from both the Regional Studies and Topical Studies options below.  No course may be elected to satisfy requirements for both parts A and B.

Up to 3 credits from a study abroad course, at the Core Faculty’s discretion, may be applied to one of the Option categories.

Regional Studies Option

Focus on various regions of the world from the perspectives of different fields, including art, culture, economy, history, language, literature, music and politics.

Topical Studies Option

International global themes from the perspectives of different fields.

C. Foreign Language (0-8 credits)

Demonstrated proficiency in a foreign language, as evidenced by completion at UM-Flint of one of the following; or equivalent proficiency by examination. (The foreign language requirement is already required of any student seeking a Bachelor of Arts degree.)


The French and International Studies Program (BA)  and Spanish and International Studies Program (BA)  combine the International and Global Studies minor with a 22-credit program in either French or Spanish.

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