Bachelor of Arts Global, Cultural and Language Studies
What are the building blocks of society if not language and culture? The Global, Cultural and Language Studies major transforms you into a world citizen by studying global languages, literature, history, politics, anthropology and the arts in an interdisciplinary and participatory manner.
All new first-year applicants to St. Scholastica will be awarded either the Benedictine Scholarship or the Access Award, upon admission to the College.
100% of traditional incoming undergraduates receive some type of financial aid. The average for scholarships, grants and/or loans is $31,841.
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Visit our Catalog to view the program, course and degree requirements, and learning outcomes. Be sure to create your course plan in consultation with your advisor.
Global, cultural & language studies majors are required to participate in an experiential learning placement and have several off-campus options from which to choose. Off-campus programs that provide global, cultural & language majors with internships or service-learning experiences include HECUA (Higher Education Consortium for Urban Affairs), and the Washington Semester at American University.
Students with a major in global, cultural and language studies are well prepared to work at governmental and non-governmental organizations in the fields of community health, law, human rights, community based organizations, international healthcare organizations, political groups, human services, public policy or private business. Graduates have found employment in these fields at historical societies, non-profit organizations, and in educational institutions
Boost your brainpower and give yourself a competitive edge in our global economy by pairing your major with a language. St. Scholastica offers programs and courses in American Sign Language, German, Ojibwe, Russian and Spanish.
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