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Why Global Studies at Valpo?

As a Global Studies major, you can choose from interdisciplinary concentrations in Asian Studies, Global Service, or International Economics and Cultural Affairs, or a minor in Latin American and Latinx Studies. These programs provide a solid foundation in language study and global perspectives while inviting you to explore current topics like globalization, sustainable development, migration, and environmental issues.

Throughout your time at Valpo, you can count on mentoring and career counseling from faculty representing a range of disciplines. Our graduates go on to careers in foreign service, international organizations, international business, NGOs, philanthropic organizations, and communication or education fields, among many others.

Global Studies Highlights

Study Abroad

Our students choose from study abroad options in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America.


Students pursue internships at the local, regional, and international levels.

Experts and Mentors

Professors at Valpo help students develop their knowledge, their career plans, and their curiosity.

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Alumni Highlights
Our students pursue internships at the local, regional, and international levels. They gain valuable professional experience through participation in a solution-focused Senior Seminar with a capstone project and public presentation.
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