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Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Global Studies program is designed to develop skills and build experiences for a career or study in international relations, development, education, social science, immigration, law, or government. By applying the concepts of thinking locally and acting globally, you’ll build a framework to understand and negotiate global realities, whether economic, political, cultural, or ecological. You’ll also expand cultural understanding and discover potential markets for your unique ideas and talents. The program explores the roles that ecology, gender, race, class, religion, and ethnicity play in cultural environments and apply that understanding to everyday interactions among diverse cultures. Coursework includes building a portfolio to integrate the skills you’ll acquired and apply them to solve a real-world problem.

Program highlights: ƒ

  • Entire program can be completed online ƒ
  • Evaluate issues from the perspective of global environmental impact ƒ
  • Study the history of global economic interactions over the centuries ƒ
  • Choose a global problem such as poverty, hunger, the spread of disease, or environmental degradation and view it from various perspectives ƒ
  • Evaluate written work on globalization for its truth and reliability ƒ
  • Describe the relationship between economic and cultural change around the world


High School Diploma or GED required.

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission