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
Cultureshocks: The 'Culture' of Aidland
April 27, 2017
Military Refusers and the Ethics of War
May 4, 2017
24th Annual Margolis Lecture: The South China Sea Conflict: Freedom of Navigation? Territorial Disputes? or Geostrategic Competition?
May 11, 2017
Religion and modernity in Central Africa
April 26, 2017
Poli sci professor receives grant to study women's groups in Cameroon with ties to religion and humanitarian work
Wang Feng, sociology, via Bloomberg, March 27, 2017