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International Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Washington, D. C., DC, United States
Guided by expert faculty in several fields, Gallaudet University International Studies majors gain international experience and prepare for a wide range of careers in law, government, international service, education, finance and research. 
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All Gallaudet University International Studies majors must complete at least one 10-week international internship or a study abroad course in French or Spanish. Gallaudet faculty and staff help students choose from the many opportunities in Washington, D.C., throughout the United States and in other countries.

Many of Gallaudet's recent international studies and Spanish majors are employed or in graduate school within one year of graduation. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • Basic French 
  • Basic Spanish 
  • International Relations
  • Introduction to Research Methods in Political Science
  • Introduction to Methods of Social Research
  • World Civilization 
  • Cultural Anthropology
  • Junior Year International Experience 
  • International Internship
  • French Studies Abroad
  • Spanish Studies Abroad

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Submit your online application, along with the $50 application fee. 
  • Submit one written essay and one video essay in American Sign Language.
  • Send one letter of recommendation. It must be from an academic teacher.
  • Request that your high school transcript be sent to Gallaudet University. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16512 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16512 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16512 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16512 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Washington, D. C.

  • 1705 - 2980 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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