School of Religion



Centers and Ministries

Global Studies

Chairman: Professor Harper

Students majoring in Global Studies will develop the skills necessary for effective cross-cultural engagement.  This program prepares graduates to: communicate across cultures, cultivate healthy intercultural relationships, develop careers in both local and global settings, and understand the particular dynamics associated with living and working in an international context.  Students receive thorough training in Cultural Intelligence® which is sought by many leading multi-national corporations and non-profit organizations.  After extensive preparation through diverse courses, students apply what they have learned during a semester abroad Global Internship Experience.

Minor or Double Major

All Global Studies students are required to select a minor or a double major.

  • Adventure Leadership & Outdoor Ministries
  • Carpentry/Elec/HVAC/Masonry/Plumbing/Welding
  • Chinese/French/Spanish
  • Health Promotions
  • International Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Sport Outreach
  • TESL
  • Youth Ministries

Degree Program

Opportunities for Students to Get Involved