welcomeUCI’s International Studies program prepares students for careers that require an interdisciplinary perspective on contemporary global politics, economics, cultures, and history. International Studies majors acquire twenty-first-century analytical skills and knowledge that enable them to understand and contribute to shaping the rapidly evolving global community. The degree in international studies equips students for professional careers in a variety of fields such as international affairs and public policy, international business and finance, international organizations, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), and academic research and teaching. International Studies has a track record of placing its majors in a wide range of exciting careers and graduate programs.
In addition to their coursework, International Studies students at UCI are encouraged to engage globally in a variety of ways: involvement in student organizations, residency in the International Peace and Conflict Studies (IPACS) House, study abroad, UCDC, and internships (local and international).
- Located in a dynamic and transnational part of Southern California
- World renowned faculty
- A variety of degree options
- A uniquely interdisciplinary campus
Peace and Justice Week
January 24, 2017 - January 26, 2017
Francis Lieber and the Moral Elevation of Just Wars
February 16, 2017
After one-child policy, outrage at China's offer to remove IUDs
January 9, 2017
Wang Feng, sociologist, comments in The New York Times, Jan. 9, 2017
Your new civic duty: Flagging fake news
December 18, 2016
Victoria Bernal, anthropology, in The Orange County Register, Dec. 18, 2016