Do you want to make a global impact? Are you interested in international issues, cultures, politics and languages? The cross-disciplinary program in International Studies provides opportunities for students to develop skills and expertise in global events and issues.

When you major or minor in International Studies, you’re preparing yourself to be an effective global citizen. International Studies students go on to work or advanced study in a broad range of fields in the international arena, including foreign service, journalism, advocacy organizations, education, scientific or research institutions, NGOs, humanitarian agencies, environmental organizations, and global business or engineering.

International Studies is a secondary major or minor that you can combine with any other program of study at Iowa State. Thanks to a flexible curriculum and numerous study abroad opportunities, you can create a unique plan of study that fits your interests and career goals.

Where will your international adventure take you?