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2016-2017 University Catalog 
2016-2017 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Global Studies Minor

10-13 Credit Hours
2-5 Weeks Abroad


Requirements for the Global Studies Minor

International/Globalization Emphasis (3-6 Credits)

Credit hours plus weeks abroad must equal 8 (i.e. 3 credit hours + 5 weeks abroad or 4 credit hours + 4 weeks abroad or 5 credit hours + 3 weeks abroad or 6 credit hours + 2 weeks abroad)

Study Abroad* (2-5 Credit Hours)

To meet the International/Globalization Emphasis section C, a student must study abroad (outside the United States) for a minimum of two weeks. The weeks abroad do not need to be taken consecutively.

Select from the following (3-6 Credit Hours)

Total credit hours required for the minor (10-13 Credits)

*Study Abroad is defined by any of a number of arrangements by which Purdue students complete part of their college program through educational activities outside the United States. Such activities include - but are not limited to - classroom study, research, intern or externships, and service learning.

**Approval required. Contact the College of Education Director of Advising & Recruiting.

Note: The Global Studies Minor is not a licensure program.

Foreign Language Courses

Foreign Language proficiency requirements vary by program.  For acceptable languages and proficiency levels, see your advisor:

American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, (ancient) Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish