Studyportals placeholder

International and Global Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
, NC,
The International and Global Studies Program at Elon University provides an interdisciplinary approach to the critical study of global issues and globalization more generally.


Elon’s international and global studies major is an interdisciplinary program that combines a broad knowledge of international and global affairs with focused study of one region of the world. Balancing study abroad experiences, foreign language study and other Elon coursework, the program fosters an understanding of emerging global issues along with respect and appreciation for other peoples and cultures.An integral part of the international and global studies curriculum is the opportunity to study abroad. Such hands-on learning activities combined with classroom study provide international and global studies majors with the necessary skills to succeed in graduate school or careers in government, business, travel and nongovernmental organizations.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • International Trade And Finance
  • Medical Anthropology
  • Model United Nations

      English Language Requirements

      You only need to take one of these language tests:

      • Minimum required score:


        The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

        Schedule TOEFL®
      • Minimum required score:


        The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

        Schedule IELTS

      Academic Requirements

      • Completed application and nonrefundable $50 fee
      • Official high school transcript
      • SAT or ACT scores
      • Completed Secondary School Report (included in the application)

      Tuition Fee

      • International

        35319 USD/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 35319 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
      • National

        35319 USD/year
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 35319 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
      We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

      Living costs for Elon

      • 900 - 1400 USD/month
        Living Costs

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


      Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

      The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

      Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.