B.A. On Campus

Global Studies

University of Tennessee Knoxville

48 months
31664 USD/year
31664 USD/year
13244 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Global Studies major at the University of Tennessee Knoxville  is an interdisciplinary program focused on global interconnections and integration, as well as inequalities and disruptions, at multiple scales around the world including at home in Tennessee. 


About this Degree

The Global Studies undergraduate major is administratively housed in the Department of Sociology but is a separate and distinct major from sociology. Students who major in Global Studies will receive a B.A. (or minor) in Global Studies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Comparative Studies in African and African American Societies
  • The African Diaspora
  • Gender and Globalization
  • Special Topics in Global Cinema
  • Race and Ethnicity in American Literature

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements


  • Go Vols (formerly VIP) application or the Common Application
  • $50 application fee 
  • Official transcript(s)
  • English proficiency
  • One required essay—choose one of seven prompts
  • Recommendation letters (academic, professional, or personal)
  • Supporting statement
  • Standardized test scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    31664 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31664 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    31664 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31664 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13244 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13244 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Knoxville

885 - 1454 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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