LeTourneau University's mission is “to be committed to be a university of global influence.” For this reason, we believe in the importance of having an understanding of the complex political and cultural issues facing the world today.
The International Studies B.A. degree is an interdisciplinary degree which seeks to expose students to global issues and prepare them for global ministry and service.
Students will be able to understand and interact with diverse peoples and cultures, and possess a broad understanding of international historical, political, cultural and economic issues. In addition, basic fluency in another language will be developed.
Whether you're learning to speak Mandarin and trekking across Asia, studying macroeconomics in South America, participating in Bible translation efforts in Nigeria, or traveling to Russia or Greece to experience theological or historical topics, you'll learn by living out lessons and absorbing cultures around the world.
International Studies students have opportunities to:
To learn more about course requirements, view the course catalog.
An international studies degree will prepare you for a number of careers, including:
Students may find fulfilling careers in a number of the following organizations:
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