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2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

International Studies

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International Studies takes an interdisciplinary approach to learning about world issues. The International Studies curriculum focuses on comparative perspectives, histories, and approaches to global citizenship, inter-cultural knowledge, and universal respect.

Department Mission

The Institute for Global Engagement serves Washington State by providing internationally-focused educational experiences that prepare students to be global citizens and by supporting faculty and staff who are engaged inter-culturally.

Declaration Process

Advisement for the minor can be secured through Leah Lippman, faculty for the Institute for Global Engagement, Miller Hall 204D, 360-650-6675.

Additional Information

Additional information regarding international education opportunities at Western can be found at: ige.wwu.edu.


    Undergraduate MinorCertification


      International Studies

      Courses numbered X37; X97; 300, 400, 500 are described in the University Academic Policies  section of this catalog.

      Teaching English as a Second Language

      Courses numbered X37; X97; 300, 400 are described in the University Academic Policies  section of this catalog.

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