| ACADEMICS | Majors & Minors | Global Studies
As a student in the global studies concentration at Worcester State University, you will develop in-depth understanding of the complex challenges facing our world. You will receive interdisciplinary training that draws from the humanities, sciences, and arts as you examine issues and events that affect the entire planet like climate change, poverty, new technologies, and entrenched wars. Our comprehensive approach connects themes across disciplines, enhancing your career’s trajectory with an international perspective. In classes on topics ranging from human rights and geography to international business and trade to world literature and history, we emphasize critical thinking, decision-making, and applied learning. Our keen focus on helping you examine global processes and events and their effects at a local level prepares you to thrive in a wide range of fields. Whether you choose to enter graduate school or the workforce after graduation, you will have the knowledge you need to succeed.