College of Social and Behavioral Sciences2012-2013

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Global Studies, Minor

This plan will not be available to new students after Summer 2014

This interdisciplinary minor provides you with an opportunity to design a program of study emphasizing the global community. This minor can involve study abroad experiences, sustainability, ecosystems or even tourism. It is also affiliated with the Global Village Learning Community. With your advisor, you can chose an array of classes to meet your individual needs.


What Can I Do with a Minor in Global Studies?

Prepare for the future by studying issues, trends and cultural integration of global society, business, ecology and sustainability. The scope of this minor is up to you to design. This interdisciplinary minor allows you to work with your advisor to select courses to meet your individual aspirations. This minor can include study abroad experiences, entrance in the Global Village Learning Community and a selection of courses from across the University Curriculum. Be prepared for life with a global perspective.

University Requirements

  • A minor is earned in conjunction with a bachelor's degree.

    To receive a minor (18 to 24 units) at Northern Arizona University, you must complete a planned group of courses from one or more subject matter areas with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0. At least 12 units of the minor must be unique to that minor and not applied to any other minor.


In addition to University Requirements:

  • Complete individual plan requirements.

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

Minimum Units for Completion 18
Major GPA C


Minor Requirements
  • Be aware that some courses may have prerequisites that you must also take. For prerequisite information click on the course or see your advisor.

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