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
What's Empathy Got to do with it? The Challenges of Empathy for Conflict Transformation
May 19, 2016
Social Sciences Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony 1
June 10, 2016
Social Sciences Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony 2
June 10, 2016
Honor recognizes professors most successful in their field
What it's like to belong to the 1.5 Generation
July 11, 2016
UCI sociologist Ruben Rumbaut's research featured in The Tab, July 11, 2016