This is an interdisciplinary sequence of courses in International Studies. However, emphasis will be placed on Africa and its interaction with its diaspora and world. The curriculum is dynamic enough and designed to prepare students for graduate school and careers in government, business and international organizations. It should also provide students with a multicultural education as well as enhance their language and communication skills so that they can become effective citizens in an interdependent world. In essence, this concentration aims to provide the requisite training that would enable the student to become a competent professional in the field of international affairs.
The courses within the International Studies minor focus on international political economy, area and comparative studies and international politics.