Is this Academy for you?We live in a global society. The goal of the Global Studies Academy is to cultivate globally-minded citizens who understand and appreciate multiple perspectives on issues our world is facing. Students will learn global competencies of the 21st Century and examine real-world problems through a Problems-Based Learning approach.
GLOBAL STUDIESStudents in the Global Studies Academy will experience the nuances of a liberal arts college education. Emphasis will include international studies, languages, classical studies, literature, philosophy, history, mathematics, and biological and social sciences.
Humanitarian Efforts/Social Sciences
Investigates the promotion of human welfare and social reforms.
- Volunteer/Missionary Abroad
- Disaster Risk Reduction Specialist
- Program Director
- Search and Rescue
- Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Specialist
- Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
- Urban Studies
- International Relations
- Theology/Religion, Pastoral studies, Youth Minister
Government & Public Administration
Planning and performing government functions at the local, state and federal levels, including governance, national security, foreign service, planning, revenue and taxation, and regulations.
- National Security
- Foreign Service
- Military Studies
- Revenue and Taxation
- Public Management and Administration
World Languages and Culture
A knowledge of one or more foreign language can be useful in the following careers:
- Language teacher
Liberal Arts (Interdisciplinary and General Studies)
If you major in liberal studies, you typically choose to focus on a particular area. Possible areas vary from school to school, but may include the following examples:
- Art and Culture
- Classical Civilizations
- Ethics and the Professions
- Literature and Society