The comparative Americas emphasis requires 45 credit hours to satisfy the requirements for the international studies major.

  • HIS 300
  • HIS 424 or HIS 473
  • IS 491
  • PS 331
  • GHY 331 or GHY 341
  • 21 hours of approved courses related to international affairs (At least six credit hours must be completed as part of a study-abroad program directed by the Center for International Education. With the program director’s approval, exemptions to the study-abroad requirement may be allowed for foreign students and in other special cases.)
  • 12 hours of courses from one geographical area (Africa, Asia, Europe or Latin America)