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Global Studies, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #901 (ARWU) North Adams, MA, United States
The Global Studies program at Williams College enables students to achieve this goal through a cross-disciplinary and comparative curriculum. The program offers multiple tracks, on a region of the world or theme, around which students construct their global studies concentration. 
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Overview

The Global Studies program at Williams College enables students to achieve their goal through a cross-disciplinary and comparative curriculum. The program offers multiple tracks, on a region of the world or theme, around which students construct their global studies concentration of five courses.

Global Studies Concentrators will:

  • Gain an understanding of a region of the world (usually other than the US) or an issue that involves various regions of the world.
  • Access knowledge of a wide variety of global issues and concerns beyond their particular specialty through participation in regular colloquia and events at the College.
  • Be encouraged to directly encounter other cultures through study abroad.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • America and the World
  • The Modern Middle East
  • Bombay/Mumbai: Making of a Modern Metropolis
  • Bandits and Warlords
  • From Putin to Pussy Riot: Discourses of Post-Soviet Gender
  • Contemporary Russian Culture and Politics
  • Urbanism in the Ancient World

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Common Application, Coalition Application, or QuestBridge Application
  • Early Decision Agreement Form (Early Decision applicants ONLY)
  • SAT or ACT
  • School Report
  • Counselor Recommendation
  • Two Teacher Recommendations

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56970 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    56970 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56970 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for North Adams

  • 876 - 1820 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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