This degree uses an interdisciplinary approach emphasizing political science, history, economics, sociology / anthropology, communication and environmental studies.
- What is Global Studies?
- Global Studies Curriculum
- What you can do with a Global Studies degree
- Explore the International Learning Community at UIS: Study Abroad, Model United Nations and much more!
- Points of Pride
- Student Opportunities
- Global Studies Double Major with Political Science and other degrees
GBL Student: Athlete and International Ambassador
Maegan Flight, who is currently earning the Global Studies Bachelors degree is a tennis player and also works for the UIS Office of International Student Services. She was featured recently in the UIS series “Leadership Lived.” Learn more about her!
GBL Alumna in Ghana
Alexandra Madden (center, B.A. GBL 17) spent seven weeks in Ghana this summer, researching water quality, hypertension, diabetes and Hepatitis C. She and colleagues from the UIS Department of Public Health worked with students and staff from Ghana’s University Of Health And Allied Sciences. For more information about this trip, see news story “UIS students and faculty conduct research in Ghana…”