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Global Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
The global studies department offers a dynamic, interdisciplinary approach to issues such as migration, social movements, and the chronic persistence of global inequality. This department combines training in theory and methods, area studies and transnational thematic courses, second language and off-campus study, all leading to a faculty-mentored senior research project.

Overview

Global studies is an interdisciplinary major designed to prepare students with new analytical frameworks for understanding globalization and for evaluating it critically. In the eight core courses, students encounter key concepts and debates over global processes, political economy and cultural studies. 

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 include:
  • Introduction to Global Studies: Political Economy. 
  • Introduction to Global Studies: Race, Culture and Identity. 
  • Research Methods in Global Studies.  
  • Theories of Global Political Economy. 
  • Theories of Global Cultural Studies

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • work in other areas as determined by the requirements of your secondary school. four years of English
  • three years of sciences;
  • three years social studies;
  • three years of mathematics; 
  • three years of foreign language;
  • additional years of study in the areas of your greatest interest; and
  • work in other areas as determined by the requirements of your secondary school.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52610 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52610 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52610 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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