Why major in Global Studies?

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The B.A. in Global Studies (GLST) is for students interested in:

  • local and global impacts of globalization
  • improving people’s lives through sustainable development
  • contemporary cultures and working with people from diverse backgrounds
  • geopolitics and international affairs
  • global security
  • focusing their coursework on a major world region such as the Middle East or Latin America
  • travel, tourism, and global heritage  [More...]


Job and Career Opportunities

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Students majoring in Global Studies can pursue jobs within the United States or abroad. They can seek careers with local, state or federal agencies, in the private sector, or with non-governmental and charitable organizations. A Global Studies major is also a good way to prepare for law school or graduate study.  [More...]
Why Choose OSU Geography?
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 The Deparment has been involved in Area Studies and Cultural Geography education for decades.Our faculty have expertise in the following regions:

    Central Asia
    Latin America
    Australia and Oceania
    Middle East
    Europe  [More...]

Degree Requirements
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The Global Studies degree allows for specialization in both thematic areas of expertise and skill options with opportunities for study abroad courses and internships.  [More...]




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