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  • 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.
    Students 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.
    • Governance
    • National Security
    • Foreign Service
    • Military Studies
    • Revenue and Taxation
    • Regulation
    • Public Management and Administration

    World Languages and Culture
    A knowledge of one or more foreign language can be useful in the following careers:
    • Translator
    • Interpreter
    • Language teacher
    • Linguist

    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
    • Philosophy
    • Ethics