CLAS Majors

General Studies is the right major for you if

  • you prefer a broader, multidisciplinary course of study rather than a traditional major/minor
  • you have completed courses towards a specific major but are no longer pursuing that path
  • you have completed a diversity of coursework and want to apply those courses to a degree program
  • you want a flexible degree program that lets you choose classes that are interesting and meaningful to you
  • you are interested in career fields that do not require a specific academic major or certification


Global Studies is the right major for you if you want to

  • increase your understanding of our interconnected world
  • examine global phenomena through the lenses of multiple disciplines
  • identify and assess global trends
  • pursue a career focused on international service