International Studies, B.A.

General Education Requirement
NUB 102NU Beginnings 11
Foundation Courses27
Distribution Courses33
Major Requirement
INT 100Intro to International Studies3
INT 200Research Concentration3
Political Science — International Relations3
Political Science —Comparative Government3
TWO History — Non-United States6
Language Elective 23
FOUR courses with substantial international content12
INT 400Senior Seminar In IS3
or INT 404 Honors Thesis II
Advised Electives 324
Total Credits121

All Niagara University students entering as freshmen are required to take the one credit Niagara University Beginning seminar course (NUB 102 NU Beginnings) in addition to the 20 general education requirements.


In the requirements for General Education Distribution Courses, International Studies students must take two Language Analytical Skills courses as well.


Advised Electives will be selected in consultation with an International Studies Major adviser based on the student’s field of study.