International Studies Minor

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Department of History, Political Science and International Studies
Program Type
History, Political Science & International Studies
College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

About this Program

Want to change the world? Start by exploring multiple perspectives: global, cultural, national …
So you think you have issues? Now think about the challenges and opportunities for the global community or even different regions of the world. 

  • Flexibility to choose your own focus from a long list of electives, covering many different disciplines, including Anthropology, Art History, Communications, Political Science …
  • Numerous short-term study abroad program opportunities through CAHSS and other College departments.
  • INTS faculty who are known internationally, leaders in their fields, and who care about students.

Acquired Skills

Ability to influence mutually acceptable agreements by understanding issues from a variety of perspectives.

Program Learning Outcomes

Career Possibilities

Every career requires a knowledge of world affairs. Our minors have majors from across UMD and have a wide variety of careers, including advocacy, business, government, the military, law, and teaching.

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